en-us The Rathe Times - Brute https://rathetimes.com/categories/brute A savage exterior hides cunning strategy. Articles about the Brute class. Leveling Up the Berserker Runt: Brewing the New Kayo https://rathetimes.com/articles/leveling-up-the-berserker-runt-brewing-the-new-kayo Brutes’ inconsistency is about to be a thing of the past. Mostly. %pm, %27 %b %2024 %14:%27:%15 https://rathetimes.imgix.net/ae8aa19b-860d-4efe-bb91-f29e80c99794/banner_kayoarmed.jpg?auto=compress%2Cformat&fit=min&fm=jpg&q=80&rect=3%2C69%2C1149%2C579 https://rathetimes.com/articles/leveling-up-the-berserker-runt-brewing-the-new-kayo Seeking Horizons: Heavy Hitters Part 1 (Brute) https://rathetimes.com/articles/seeking-horizons-heavy-hitters-part-1-brute New sets ask you to try something different and branch out from your comfortable favorites. Seeking Horizons aims to bridge those gaps and make connections between what you enjoy doing now and what you may enjoy with the next set's debut. Today, we consider Kayo and revisit Rhinar. %pm, %01 %b %2024 %22:%05:%19 https://rathetimes.imgix.net/0b554294-d48c-4c70-b3f7-f4f9ad6cfdad/banner_seekinghorizons_hh.jpg?auto=compress%2Cformat&fit=min&fm=jpg&q=80&rect=3%2C69%2C1149%2C579 https://rathetimes.com/articles/seeking-horizons-heavy-hitters-part-1-brute Building Rhinar From The Ground Up https://rathetimes.com/articles/building-rhinar-from-the-ground-up Don't let the final price tags of competitive decklists scare you off! We'll show you how to start out with Rhinar, and a path forward once you're ready to commit more to him. %pm, %29 %b %2023 %15:%30:%00 https://rathetimes.imgix.net/d760c64d-aa7b-4cf1-8fdb-54ba26495439/Banner_wildridebudget.jpg?auto=compress%2Cformat&fit=min&fm=jpg&q=80&rect=3%2C26%2C1149%2C579 https://rathetimes.com/articles/building-rhinar-from-the-ground-up Insider Trading with Rhinar https://rathetimes.com/articles/insider-trading-with-rhinar Rogue Theory is back with another unconventional build that reached Top 8 during Road to Nationals. Rhinar goes into business! %pm, %23 %b %2023 %20:%57:%19 https://rathetimes.imgix.net/5bf69a6a-d347-473f-9f7f-df96b72c6590/Banner_tradein.jpg?auto=compress%2Cformat&fit=min&fm=jpg&q=80&rect=3%2C0%2C1149%2C579 https://rathetimes.com/articles/insider-trading-with-rhinar Checking on Rhinar: The State of Brute in Outsiders https://rathetimes.com/articles/checking-on-rhinar-the-state-of-brute-in-outsiders Rhinar has been waiting in the wings for his moment to shine, but did Outsiders improve his prospects? %pm, %24 %b %2023 %13:%41:%00 https://rathetimes.imgix.net/0495d988-3ebb-481a-864c-10b304bd968f/Banner_outrhinar.jpg?auto=compress%2Cformat&fit=min&fm=jpg&q=80&rect=3%2C0%2C1149%2C579 https://rathetimes.com/articles/checking-on-rhinar-the-state-of-brute-in-outsiders Rolling with Rhinar https://rathetimes.com/articles/rolling-with-rhinar Clay takes a critical look at Scabskin Leathers, using probability to explain when and why you should choose to roll. %pm, %04 %b %2022 %14:%18:%30 https://rathetimes.imgix.net/122ae8d0-734a-4aef-a63f-9bb21472d455/banner_highroll.jpg?auto=compress%2Cformat&fit=min&fm=jpg&q=80&rect=3%2C0%2C1149%2C579 https://rathetimes.com/articles/rolling-with-rhinar Strategy and Sideboarding with the Brute Queen https://rathetimes.com/articles/strategy-and-sideboarding-with-the-brute-queen Fresh off a victory at the Malaysia Nationals, Nitya Kalaichelvan addresses why Rhinar was the right choice for the meta, how to shift strategies, and her tips for sideboarding against the competition. %am, %20 %b %2022 %00:%38:%31 https://rathetimes.imgix.net/b65e103a-d327-482f-974d-f41ff1589b52/banner_pulping.jpg?auto=compress%2Cformat&fit=min&fm=jpg&q=80&rect=0%2C20%2C1149%2C580 https://rathetimes.com/articles/strategy-and-sideboarding-with-the-brute-queen FaB101: Levia and the Brute Class https://rathetimes.com/articles/fab101-levia-and-the-brute-class Learn the basics of Levia and the Shadow Brute class, from weapon selection and patterns of play to managing blood debt. %am, %17 %b %2022 %01:%09:%00 https://rathetimes.imgix.net/bd13ccf2-231f-4c96-8edd-43882329742e/Class101BannerBrute2.jpg?auto=compress%2Cformat&fit=min&fm=jpg&q=80&rect=3%2C41%2C1149%2C579 https://rathetimes.com/articles/fab101-levia-and-the-brute-class Simple Joys: Commoner Rhinar https://rathetimes.com/articles/simple-joys-commoner-rhinar "Nothing quite compares to the snarling roar the brutes unleash when they feel that their territory is threatened." Rhinar in Commoner is a force to be reckoned with. %pm, %28 %b %2022 %18:%16:%21 https://rathetimes.imgix.net/b701555f-b882-4492-92be-9cf565d2c00e/Banner_commonbrute.jpg?auto=compress%2Cformat&fit=min&fm=jpg&q=80&rect=2%2C69%2C1149%2C579 https://rathetimes.com/articles/simple-joys-commoner-rhinar The Taming of the Brute: Teaching Kayo Self-Control https://rathetimes.com/articles/the-taming-of-the-brute-teaching-kayo-self-control On the surface, Kayo seems primed for reckless aggression. But giving in to the berserker is a recipe for disaster. %pm, %08 %b %2022 %18:%07:%13 https://rathetimes.imgix.net/82e28a99-ed6e-4067-9723-5ee87d5dd05e/Banner_kayo.jpg?auto=compress%2Cformat&fit=min&fm=jpg&q=80&rect=0%2C61%2C1149%2C580 https://rathetimes.com/articles/the-taming-of-the-brute-teaching-kayo-self-control Levia, the Misunderstood: Matchup Guide https://rathetimes.com/articles/levia-the-misunderstood-matchup-guide Matchup guidance for Mark Chamberlain's Levia build. %am, %18 %b %2021 %04:%53:%31 https://rathetimes.imgix.net/ebd1c0da-3f1d-4c44-911a-4b1334815cb3/Banner_levia_revised.jpg?auto=compress%2Cformat&fit=min&fm=jpg&q=80&rect=3%2C24%2C1149%2C579 https://rathetimes.com/articles/levia-the-misunderstood-matchup-guide Have We Misunderstood Levia All Along? https://rathetimes.com/articles/have-we-misunderstood-levia-all-along If Road to Nationals has shown us anything, it's that Levia is the new Azalea. But what if everything we know about building and playing Levia is wrong? %am, %17 %b %2021 %03:%19:%58 https://rathetimes.imgix.net/ebd1c0da-3f1d-4c44-911a-4b1334815cb3/Banner_levia_revised.jpg?auto=compress%2Cformat&fit=min&fm=jpg&q=80&rect=0%2C33%2C1149%2C579 https://rathetimes.com/articles/have-we-misunderstood-levia-all-along Relentless Aggression: Terrorizing Blitz with Levia (Part 2- Matchups) https://rathetimes.com/articles/relentless-aggression-terrorizing-blitz-with-levia-part-2-matchups Embrace the destructive power of a fully-unleashed Levia. This article is a continuation that focused on the matchups against other heroes. %pm, %10 %b %2021 %20:%22:%38 https://rathetimes.imgix.net/51c952f2-ab85-45ae-8073-307f676a6696/banner_levia2_blitz.jpg?auto=compress%2Cformat&fit=min&fm=jpg&q=80&rect=0%2C0%2C1149%2C579 https://rathetimes.com/articles/relentless-aggression-terrorizing-blitz-with-levia-part-2-matchups Relentless Aggression: Terrorizing Blitz with Levia (Part 1) https://rathetimes.com/articles/relentless-aggression-terrorizing-blitz-with-levia-part-1 Embrace the destructive power of a fully-unleashed Levia. %pm, %10 %b %2021 %19:%11:%41 https://rathetimes.imgix.net/51c952f2-ab85-45ae-8073-307f676a6696/banner_levia2_blitz.jpg?auto=compress%2Cformat&fit=min&fm=jpg&q=80&rect=0%2C0%2C1149%2C580 https://rathetimes.com/articles/relentless-aggression-terrorizing-blitz-with-levia-part-1 Shadow Brute on a Budget https://rathetimes.com/articles/shadow-brute-on-a-budget Levia is a powerful new force of reckoning on the battlefield. Explore her shadowy potential in this powerful budget Blitz deck designed by Drew Cordell. %pm, %27 %b %2021 %16:%02:%50 https://rathetimes.imgix.net/f556f825-14e6-40c8-ae11-f6bed79a83d4/banner_levia_blitz.jpg?auto=compress%2Cformat&fit=min&fm=jpg&q=80&rect=0%2C0%2C1149%2C580 https://rathetimes.com/articles/shadow-brute-on-a-budget FaB101: Rhinar and the Brute Class https://rathetimes.com/articles/fab101-rhinar-and-the-brute-class Learn the basics of Rhinar's Brute strategy, from weapon selection to hand management. %pm, %16 %b %2021 %18:%30:%00 https://rathetimes.imgix.net/92ad3860-2c5e-4238-b028-133ca6be5e98/Class101BannerBrute.jpg?auto=compress%2Cformat&fit=min&fm=jpg&q=80&rect=0%2C0%2C1149%2C580 https://rathetimes.com/articles/fab101-rhinar-and-the-brute-class Rhinar Hates Everything https://rathetimes.com/articles/rhinar-hates-everything The meta is hard. Why not counter everything? %am, %08 %b %2021 %01:%30:%00 https://rathetimes.imgix.net/25785293-0f0d-4e2d-9e04-a12efaeb7152/ClassBannerRhinar.jpg?auto=compress%2Cformat&fit=min&fm=jpg&q=80&rect=1%2C52%2C648%2C327 https://rathetimes.com/articles/rhinar-hates-everything