The Nanobalaclava is a community-created promotional cosmetic item for the Spy. It is based on the helmets worn by Sneakers in the video game Deus Ex: Human Revolution; a black and grey futuristic helmet with team-colored elements.
- The Nanobalaclava was added to the game.
August 24, 2011 [Item schema update]
- The correct model for the Spy is now being used.
- Changed equip region from "Whole Head" to "Hat" and "Ears".
- The Nanobalaclava was made paintable.
- [Undocumented] Updated the
equip_regionfor the Nanobalaclava.
- There are separate model files for each class, implying this hat was originally intended to be wearable by all classes.
- Sneakers have a cloaking ability quite similar to the Spy's.
- In the Item schema, this cosmetic is called "Belltower Spec Ops".
- This is a reference to the type of enemy that wears this helmet in Deus Ex: Human Revolution.