This item can only be worn around Halloween or during a Full Moon; at other times of the year, it does not appear in gameplay, unless the server has Halloween mode enabled. However, it can be equipped at any time and can still be viewed on the loadout screen even when it is not visible during games.
The Gothic Guise was contributed to the Steam Workshop.
- The Gothic Guise was added to the game.
- A guise is an external form, appearance, or manner of presentation, typically concealing the true nature of something.
- The name "Gothic Guise" is a reference to the fact that the hat resembles a gargoyle, as gargoyles are commonly associated with the Gothic period of architecture.