The Hero's Hachimaki is a promotional cosmetic item for the Soldier. It is a paintable team-colored blindfold, featuring a white circle and star design in the center. It is worn over the Soldier's eyes, a design styled after the promotional art for the game Homefront.
- The Hero's Hachimaki was added to the game.
- Updated the Hero's Hachimaki to be tradeable.
- [Undocumented] Updated the Hero's Hachimaki to be craftable.
- Updated the Hero's Hachimaki to be craftable.
- Updated the Hero's Hachimaki so it can be paintable.
- [Undocumented] Updated the equip region for the Hero's Hachimaki.
- A hachimaki (鉢巻, lit. "helmet-scarf") is a stylized headband in Japanese culture, usually made of red or white cloth. It was worn as a symbol of perseverance or effort by the wearer. Japanese kamikaze pilots in World War II would often wear hachimakis before flying to their deaths.
- The design features the red communist star from the flag of North Korea. North and South Korea form the main antagonist in Homefront.
- As a result, this item is prohibited in South Korea, along with Homefront itself.
- Along with a few other games, Homefront was not available for pre-order in the United Kingdom, making this item unobtainable in Genuine quality in that region.