Hornblower

From Team Fortress Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Forward!
The Soldier leading a naval attack

The Hornblower is a community-created cosmetic item for the Soldier. It is a coat that adds several accessories to the Soldier's default attire, which includes a large gold buckle to his belt and a paintable gold trim to the main body of the coat.

The Hornblower was contributed to the Steam Workshop under the name "General's Attire".

Painted variants

Main article: Paint Can
Mouseover cells to preview the images on a dark background. Click on the images to enlarge them.
Single colors
Painted Hornblower E6E6E6.png Painted Hornblower D8BED8.png Painted Hornblower C5AF91.png Painted Hornblower 7E7E7E.png
An Extraordinary Abundance of Tinge Color No. 216-190-216 Peculiarly Drab Tincture Aged Moustache Grey
Painted Hornblower 141414.png Painted Hornblower 2D2D24.png Painted Hornblower 694D3A.png Painted Hornblower 7C6C57.png
A Distinctive Lack of Hue After Eight Radigan Conagher Brown Ye Olde Rustic Colour
Painted Hornblower A57545.png Painted Hornblower CF7336.png Painted Hornblower E7B53B.png Painted Hornblower F0E68C.png
Muskelmannbraun Mann Co. Orange Australium Gold The Color of a Gentlemann's Business Pants
Painted Hornblower E9967A.png Painted Hornblower FF69B4.png Painted Hornblower 7D4071.png Painted Hornblower 51384A.png
Dark Salmon Injustice Pink as Hell A Deep Commitment to Purple Noble Hatter's Violet
Painted Hornblower 2F4F4F.png Painted Hornblower 424F3B.png Painted Hornblower 808000.png Painted Hornblower 729E42.png
A Color Similar to Slate Zepheniah's Greed Drably Olive Indubitably Green
Painted Hornblower 32CD32.png Painted Hornblower BCDDB3.png
The Bitter Taste of Defeat and Lime A Mann's Mint
Team colors
Painted Hornblower A89A8C.png Painted Hornblower 839FA3.png Painted Hornblower 3B1F23.png Painted Hornblower 18233D.png
Waterlogged Lab Coat (RED) Waterlogged Lab Coat (BLU) Balaclavas Are Forever (RED) Balaclavas Are Forever (BLU)
Painted Hornblower B8383B.png Painted Hornblower 5885A2.png Painted Hornblower 483838.png Painted Hornblower 384248.png
Team Spirit (RED) Team Spirit (BLU) Operator's Overalls (RED) Operator's Overalls (BLU)
Painted Hornblower 803020.png Painted Hornblower 256D8D.png Painted Hornblower 654740.png Painted Hornblower 28394D.png
The Value of Teamwork (RED) The Value of Teamwork (BLU) An Air of Debonair (RED) An Air of Debonair (BLU)
Painted Hornblower C36C2D.png Painted Hornblower B88035.png RED Hornblower.png BLU Hornblower.png
Cream Spirit (RED) Cream Spirit (BLU) Unpainted (RED) Unpainted (BLU)

Update history

July 10, 2013 Patch (Summer Event 2013)

  • The Hornblower was added to the game.

August 27, 2013 Patch

June 11, 2014 Patch

  • [Undocumented] Updated the item type of Hornblower.

Trivia

  • The name of the item refers to a fictional character, Horatio Hornblower, in a series of books by C. S. Forester, eventually depicting his fight in the Napoleonic Wars.
  • The description also references Horatio Nelson, a flag officer in the British Royal Navy during the Napoleonic Wars, with the description mistaking the two characters (Hornblower was based in part on Nelson).
  • This item resembles the coat worn by City Watch Officers in Dishonored.

Gallery