The Outback Intellectual is a community-created cosmetic item for the Sniper. It is a team-colored sweater vest with an argyle pattern and a pipe, complete with a "Genteel Smoke" particle effect. The argyle pattern consists of two different shades of team-colored diamonds, with orange paintable diamonds in the middle.
The Outback Intellectual was contributed to the Steam Workshop as "The Touching Story".
- The Outback Intellectual was added to the game.
- The Outback Intellectual is now droppable and craftable.
- Fixed particle display problems for items with multiple effects
- [Undocumented] Added Strange quality.
- The backpack icon for the Outback Intellectual shows the default argyle pattern color as white, while they are normally the same color as the class emblem background colors.
- Umberto Eco was an Italian writer known for his novels on medieval esthetics.
- The Outback Intellectual's workshop name references one of the Sniper's revenge lines.