Skull Island Topper
Ah, Merasmus' skull hat. That's gonna look real nice on your head.
— The Bombinomicon
The Skull Island Topper is an unlockable cosmetic item for all classes. It is a ram's skull that is missing the left horn and has the right eye intact which wobbles around as the player moves. The Skull Island Topper is the hat worn by Merasmus. The hat tracks the highest level of the wizard that the player helped to defeat.
This item is awarded to players who earn the A Lovely Vacation Spot achievement by reaching the hat on Skull Island in Ghost Fort, after defeating Merasmus.
October 26, 2012 Patch (Spectral Halloween Special)
- [Undocumented] The Skull Island Topper was added to the game.
- "The Skull Island Topper" now tracks the highest level of Merasmus the owner has helped defeat.
October 29, 2014 Patch (Scream Fortress 2014)
- [Undocumented] Added Strange quality.
- Like other Halloween hats, the level of this hat is 31, a reference to the Halloween day, October 31st.
- In Soldier Needs a Home, Merasmus scolds the Soldier for using the Skull Island Topper as a food bowl.