I had me good eye on you the whole time!
— The Demo-bot
The HDMI Patch is a community-created cosmetic item for the Demoman. It is a robotic version of the Snapped Pupil. It is as a small, glowing digital screen, which bears a mirrored image of the Demoman's right eye, worn on top of where the Demoman's left eye would be.
The HDMI Patch was contributed to the Steam Workshop.
May 17, 2013 Patch #1 (Robotic Boogaloo)
- The HDMI Patch was added to the game.
- Fixed a bad material on the HDMI Patch.
July 7, 2016 Patch #1 (Meet Your Match Update)
- [Undocumented] Added Strange quality.
- The item's name is a play on the term "eye patch".
- HDMI is an audio-video interface system designed in 2002 for transferring digital audio and video data to devices such as computer monitors and television screens.
- The HDMI Patch makes an appearance in an easter egg in the game The Stanley Parable. Typing "hideous" into the game's console can randomly load this page or the page for the Graybanns, Soldered Sensei, Soldier's Sparkplug, Steel Shako, Timeless Topper, Well-Rounded Rifleman, or Western Wear.