Bring the Rave to the Grave with these frightening yet stylish headphones. 100% Guaranteed to Shake Rattle an' Roll those Old Bones.
— Deadbeats publicity blurb
The Deadbeats is a community-created cosmetic item for all classes. They are a pair of black headphones with skulls on its cups.
This item has two styles, named "Hat" and "No Hat". The "Hat" style retains the default headgear, while the "No Hat" style hides it. The styles will share the same appearance for classes that do not have any default headgear.
The Deadbeats were contributed to the Steam Workshop.
Main article: Paint Can
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Main article: Styles
October 19, 2018 Patch (Scream Fortress 2018)
- The Deadbeats were added to the game.
December 19, 2018 Patch (Smissmas 2018)
- [Undocumented] Added styles for the Deadbeats.
- The item's name is a reference to the headphone brand, Beats Electronics.
- "Deadbeat" also means an idle, feckless, or disreputable person.