When activated through the taunts menu, ice skates materialize on the Pyro's feet. The Pyro then performs a twirl and begins skating, automatically moving forward without any inputs. Pressing the left or right keys will turn the Pyro. When the player ends the taunt, the Pyro will skate for a distance and then brake, performing a spin as the skates disappear.
During the taunt, pressing Toe Loop Jump, a jump in figure skating, while Secondary Fire performs a twirling Grand Jeté before landing in an Arabesque position, both ballet techniques. Both require a pause before performing again. The Pyro also performs an Arabesque when ending the taunt.or makes the Pyro do different tricks. Primary Fire performs a
The Skating Scorcher was contributed to the Steam Workshop.
- The Skating Scorcher was added to the game.
- The boots are reflective while on DirectX 8.
- Rarely, the Pyro will be unable to perform tricks and only skate during the taunt. This can be fixed by merely stopping and restarting the taunt.