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The Noh Mercy is a community-created promotional miscellaneous item for the Spy. It is a team-colored traditional Oni mask. The Spy's cigarette sticks sideways out of its mouth, wedged between two teeth.
- The Noh Mercy was added to the game.
- Fixed the new Shogun hats not being grayed out when paint is being used.
- The item is now able to be traded along with all Shogun Pack items.
- [Undocumented] This item was moved to the miscellaneous slot.
- The Noh Mercy appears to have been styled after the Hannya mask, often used to represent a jealous female, that becomes a demon in Japanese Noh plays.
- Oni (鬼) are creatures in Japanese folklore, normally taking the role as demons, devils, ogres or trolls.
- Noh Mercy resembles, when pronounced, the phrase 'non merci', which is French for 'no thanks'.