I will not tolerate failure on my team.
— The Soldier scolding his troops
The Soldier's Stogie is a cosmetic item for the Soldier. It is a brown cigar with a team-colored banderole, that the Soldier is smoking in the right corner of his mouth with "Genteel Smoke" particle effect. The end of it glows as if it was recently lit.
August 15, 2012 Patch (Mann vs. Machine Update)
- The Soldier's Stogie was added to the game.
August 17, 2012 Patch
- [Undocumented] Added the Soldier's Stogie to the item drop system.
January 16, 2013 Patch
- Fixed seeing the fire texture on The Soldier's Stogie in DirectX 8.
April 1, 2014 Patch
July 8, 2015 Patch
- Fixed cosmetic items with an ambient particle effect (i.e. Soldier's Stogie, Nine-Pipe Problem) erroneously reporting that they had the Genteel Smoke unusual effect
July 7, 2016 Patch (Meet Your Match Update)
- [Undocumented] Added Strange quality.