You were good son, real good. Maybe even the best.
— The Soldier complimenting players on their generous donations
Magnanimous Monarch is a promotional cosmetic item for all classes. It is a kanmuri with yellow bands and a variation of the Imperial Seal of Japan displayed on the front. This hat is no longer obtainable as of April 7th, 2011.
As part of the March 23, 2011 Patch, the Magnanimous Monarch was purchasable in the Mann Co. Store until April 6, 2011 for $99.99 with all proceeds, excluding tax, going to fund American Red Cross relief operations in Japan following the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami.
March 23, 2011 Patch (Japan Charity Bundle)
- Magnanimous Monarch was added to the game.
April 5, 2011 Patch
- [Undocumented] Updated Magnanimous Monarch hat texture file
April 7, 2011 Patch
September 17, 2014 Patch
- Added the Limited attribute to the Magnanimous Monarch.
- This type of Kanmuri was worn by rich Japanese lords or important members of Japanese society.