This article is about the Heavy cosmetic item. For the Sniper cosmetic item, see Bare Necessities.
H-He's like a bear! He's like a big shaved bear that hates people!
— The Scout witnessing the Heavy's rampage
The Bear Necessities are a community-created cosmetic item for the Heavy. It is a brown bear's head and forepaws draped upon the Heavy's head.
The Bear Necessities were contributed to the Steam Workshop.
July 10, 2013 Patch (Summer Event 2013)
- The Bear Necessities were added to the game.
- [Undocumented] Added the Bear Necessities to the Mann Co. Store.
July 7, 2016 Patch #1 (Meet Your Match Update)
- [Undocumented] Added Strange quality.
- "Bare necessities" is an idiom that means "only the sufficient things and nothing more."