Costume pieces from the Very Scary Halloween event could be obtained in Haunted quality if a Haunted Halloween Gift was found in the Underworld section of Eyeaduct, or rarely from a Halloween Goodie Cauldron. During the Spectral Halloween Special, items unboxed from Eerie Crates were Haunted, with the exception of the event in which an Unusual hat was found instead. There was also a chance that a Voodoo-Cursed Soul can be obtained in Haunted quality when a player used a Pile of Curses. The Halloween Gift Cauldron added in Scream Fortress 2014 is guaranteed to have at least one of the items from it be in Strange Haunted quality. During Scream Fortress 2015, the Merasmissions had a chance to reward the player with a random Halloween item from the previous Scream Fortress events to be Haunted, the Soul Gargoyle also had a chance to give the player a Haunted Halloween item from the previous Scream Fortress events when the Halloween Transmute was done by the player, the player would also receive a bonus Haunted item if the Halloween transmute was done 10 times. Haunted items can also be obtained from the Halloween Packages given by the Scream Fortress IX Contracts; however, these items can not be traded or sold on the Steam Community Market.
Haunted versions of items are visually and functionally identical in-game to their Unique quality counterparts.
Most Haunted quality items are purchasable from the Steam Community Market.The hexadecimal color code for Haunted items is .
List of Haunted items
- [Undocumented] Added Haunted quality.
- [Undocumented] Updated Haunted quality colour from to .