Mecha-Medes is a community-created cosmetic item for the Medic. It is a robotized version of Archimedes, complete with team-colored eyes and body, and wobbles when the Medic moves. The blood splatters on the normal Archimedes are also replaced with oil stains.
Mecha-Medes was contributed to the Steam Workshop.
- The Mecha-Medes was added to the game.
- Changed item type to "Mascot".
- The item's description refers to the Bill's Hat, as its backstory states that it fell off a table and into the TF2 world in a similar sense to how Archimedes fell off a table into a parallel world. It also references the 1968 movie Planet of the Apes, where the Statue of Liberty is found by the main protagonist half-buried in the sand and decayed.
- The comic number listed is based on mathematical constant Pi. The Greek philosopher and mathematician Archimedes helped prove the formula for the area of a circle.
- A Flight of Fancy is an idea or narrative that is extremely imaginative yet unrealistic.