The HDMI Patch is a community-created cosmetic item for the Demoman. It is a robotized version of the Snapped Pupil. The item appears as a small, glowing digital screen, which bears a mirrored image of the Demoman's right eye. It is worn on top of where his left eye would be.
The HDMI Patch was contributed to the Steam Workshop under the name "Scrapped Pupil".
- The HDMI Patch was added to the game.
- Fixed a bad material on the HDMI Patch.
- [Undocumented] Added Strange quality.
- The item's name is a play on the term "eye patch".
- HDMI is an audio-video interface system designed in 2002 for transferring digital audio and video data to devices such as computer monitors and television screens.
- The HDMI Patch makes an appearance in an easter egg in the game The Stanley Parable. Typing "hideous" into the game's console will randomly load this page or the page for the Graybanns, Soldered Sensei, Soldier's Sparkplug, Steel Shako, Timeless Topper, Well-Rounded Rifleman, or Western Wear.