The Burning Question is a community-created cosmetic item for the Pyro. It is a wide-brimmed, team-colored hat resembling a detective's hat as seen in stereotypical film noir movies. A lighter is tucked in the side of the dark band.
The Burning Question was contributed to the Steam Workshop.
- The Burning Question was added to the game.
- The Hot Case and the Burning Question are based on the appearance of the fictional detective Carmen Sandiego, who sported a very similar getup throughout most iterations.