The Audio File is a promotional cosmetic item for all classes. It is a pair of light green headphones, with a portable 70's woodgrain gramophone resting on top. The tonearm of the turntable bounces as the player moves. The vinyl record seen on the item spins while equipped.
The Audio File is awarded in Genuine quality to players who opened a What's in the Team Fortress 2 Soundtrack Box?, which was included as a card with a code with Fight Songs: The Music of Team Fortress 2 on CD or vinyl record. The soundtrack was released on April 21st, 2017.
- Added The Audio File for the Team Fortress 2 Soundtrack promo.
- The name of this item is a pun on the word audiophile.
- The description of this item is also a pun, referring to the term "scratching" (producing sound effects by moving a vinyl record back and forth on a turntable) and the idiom "make something from scratch" (i.e. from the very beginning).