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Koth Slasher Overview.jpg
Basic Information
Map type: King of the Hill
File name: koth_slasher
Released: October 19, 2018 Patch
(Scream Fortress X)
Developer(s): Aeon "Void" Bollig
Tim "SediSocks" Brown Lees
Martin "Chaofanatic" Ellis
Lauren "Yrrzy" Godfrey
Andrew "Rogue13" Risch
Map Info
Environment: Summer Camp
Setting: Night
Hazards: Pumpkin bombs, Ghost,
Skeletons, MONOCULUS,
Horseless Headless Horsemann,
Hazards (Underworld): Health drain, Astral fall
Bot support: Yes
Map Items
Healthico.png Health Kits: Healthbar.png ×17  •  Healthpie.png ×12  •  
Health Cauldron.png ×2
Ammoico.png Ammo Boxes: Smallammo.png ×2   •   Mediumammo.png ×6   •  
Largeammo.png ×2
TF2 crosshair.png Special: Pumpkin.png
Map Photos
Loading screen photos.
Map Overview
Slasher overview.png
Map Stamp
Item icon Map Stamp - Slasher.png
Supporters Leaderboard
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Slasher publicity blurb

Slasher is a Halloween-themed, community-created, King of the Hill map released during the Scream Fortress 2018 update. It is set in a haunted campground.

Slasher was contributed to the Steam Workshop.


As reflected in the totem poles scattered around the map, it features a rotation of all the Halloween bosses, including Ghosts, the Horseless Headless Horsemann, MONOCULUS, Merasmus, and Skeletons. The map also features two pits of death and a large Underworld. Like many other Halloween maps, magic spells are littered around the map.

The astral-jumping Underworld can be accessed at any time through a portal in a cabin near the point. The Underworld can also be accessed while fighting MONOCULUS — if done through the MONOCULUS jump portals or the Bombinomicon after defeating Merasmus, the players spawn further ahead in it. A large amount of the map's health kits are located in the Underworld, due to its size. Be warned that entering the Underworld grants no healing; players in the astral-plane suffer the Underworld health drain, and it takes multiple jumps to the closest Health Kits. When exiting the Underworld through the far portal, players receive overheal, a period of Invulnerability, a speed boost, a crit boost, and a Rare Magic Spell.


Note: If you are having trouble with finding the locations listed here, see the Helpful overview section to see their exact position marked on the map.

Camp (Spawn)
  • Campfire (Spawn Yard):
Camp Mine (Spawn Routes)
  • Maintenance (Lakeside):
  • Middle Route:
  • Mine (Hillside):
  • Boat Rentals:
Camp Center
  • Boat Dock (Boss Spawn): Players may enter during Humiliation.
  • Bonfire:
  • Supply Sheds:
  • Outhouse/Restricted Area (Pitfall):
  • Ramps:
  • Point:
  • Mess Halls:
  • Ranger Lodge (Portal):

Helpful overview

Slasher's locations
3.Middle Entrance
4.Boat Rentals
6.Boat Dock
8.Supply Shed
10.Ranger Lodge

Red diagonal lines: Red spawnroom
Blue diagonal lines: Blu spawnroom
Yellow circle: The Hill/control point.


Main article: Community Slasher strategy

Update history

October 19, 2018 Patch (Scream Fortress 2018)

  • Added Slasher to the game.

October 25, 2018 Patch

  • Fixed the clipping issues in the spawn yards and in BLU's mineshaft.
  • Fixed a case where the control point is unlocked while Merasmus is hiding.

October 30, 2018 Patch

  • Fixed an inconsistent set of func_nobuilds at mid.
  • Fixed a spot where Engineers could hide buildings in trees.
  • Fixed players being able to build on top of the spawn rooms.

October 5, 2021 Patch

  • Reduced round timer to 6 minutes
  • Removed truces from Merasmus and Monoculus events
  • Fixed an exploit where players could get behind the Otherworld's cabin and attack unsuspecting players
  • Fixed a series of hairline perches in the yards
  • Fixed a pair of visible nodraw entities outside of the spawns
  • Fixed an exploit where players using the Minify spell could hide in the caves
  • Added a strange rustling over there in the woods... ?


  • Underneath the control point, accessible only by noclip, there is a room with two ghosts and three cages; this room is used to store the Ghosts when they are not in the map.
    • In the same room, there is also a non-functioning portal.


  • The setting and name for the map are both inspired by the slasher film, Friday the 13th.
  • The words "RED SMELLS" followed by the addition of "GOOD" can be found in the RED outhouse. This is a reference to the SpongeBob SquarePants episode Sailor Mouth where SpongeBob "finishes" someone's insulting graffiti on a dumpster by adding the word "good" to it in a similar fashion.
  • There is a hidden yeti cutout located out of bounds, and is observable in the BLU side mine area.[1]