The Boston Boom-Bringer is a community-created cosmetic item for the Scout. It is a gray, orange, and team-colored boombox that is strapped on top of the Scout's default messenger bag. Whenever the Scout taunts, the Boston Boom Bringer will play one of four unique audio clips.
The Boston Boom-Bringer was contributed to the Steam Workshop under the name "The B.E.A.T.".
- The Boston Boom-Bringer was added to the game.
March 26, 2012 [Item schema update]
- The Boston Boom-Bringer can now be found in random drops.
- [Undocumented] Lowered the price of the Boston Boom-Bringer in the Mann Co. Store.
- [Undocumented] Fixed the Boston Boom-Bringer not playing sounds when in MvM games.
- [Undocumented] Added Strange quality.
- When starting a replay with this item equipped, all of the boombox sounds will play at once.
- The item's unique audio clips do not play for any equippable taunts such as the Conga.
- The description is a reference to the 1985 LL Cool J song "I Can't Live Without My Radio".
- The initials on the sticker on the back of the boombox refer to the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority, a reference to the Scout's hometown.