A Brute is a soldier that wields an energon shield and hammer. The Brute likes to charge at any transformer of the opposite faction it passes by. A Brute is a tough, merciless opponent to go up against, but has a weak battery cell on its back that can be destroyed to render the Brute into an energon mist.
- The brutes can fold up his hammer and replace it with a Thermo Rocket Launcher. it also has a ground pound attack which causes you to be unable to aim for a period of time.
- Autobot brutes seem able to fold out thier shield, confirming that it's something they always carry, even in prison cells.