El Jefe is a promotional cosmetic item for the Scout. It is based on one of the characters on the cover art for the video game Tropico 4; a dark green beret with a team-colored trim, and long brown, somewhat unkempt hair.
- El Jefe was added to the game.
September 1, 2011 [Item schema update]
- Fixed El Jefe's backpack icon not displaying in the server schema.
- Added the El Jefe to the droplist and made it craftable.
- The El Jefe was made tradable and giftable.
- [Undocumented] El Jefe can now be uncrated with Unusual quality.
- [Undocumented] Fixed the El Jefe not being in the item drop system.
- Che Guevara was a Marxist guerrilla leader, who, from stylized prints from the Guerrillero Heroico, is known for long, unkempt hair and a dark green or black beret.
- A caricature of Che Guevara is available as an avatar in the game Tropico 4.
- "El Jefe" is a Spanish term meaning "the boss".
- Tropico 4 was not available for pre-order in France, Spain, and Japan, making this item unobtainable in Genuine quality in those regions.
The 1968 Jim Fitzpatrick print.