Guts and glory, lads!
— The Demoman
The Tartan Shade is a community-created promotional cosmetic item for the Demoman. It is a team-colored cloak with a tartan-patterned hood that covers the Demoman's head.
This item was awarded in Genuine quality to players who pre-ordered Total War: ROME II on Steam before September 3, 2013.
The Tartan Shade was later contributed to the Steam Workshop, at Valve's request.
June 13, 2013 Patch (Second Workshop Content Pack)
- The Tartan Shade was added to the game.
September 19, 2013 [Item schema update]
- Removed promo restrictions from the Total War: ROME II items.
- [Undocumented] Added the Tartan Shade to the Mann Co. Store.
- Updated the
equip_regionfor The Tartan Shade.
The Tartan Shade is set up for paint to be applied, but the ability to do so is disabled.
|Unused painted variants table|
Main article: Paint Can
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|An Extraordinary Abundance of Tinge||Color No. 216-190-216||Peculiarly Drab Tincture||Aged Moustache Grey|
|A Distinctive Lack of Hue||After Eight||Radigan Conagher Brown||Ye Olde Rustic Colour|
|Muskelmannbraun||Mann Co. Orange||Australium Gold||The Color of a Gentlemann's Business Pants|
|Dark Salmon Injustice||Pink as Hell||A Deep Commitment to Purple||Noble Hatter's Violet|
|A Color Similar to Slate||Zepheniah's Greed||Drably Olive||Indubitably Green|
|The Bitter Taste of Defeat and Lime||A Mann's Mint|
|Waterlogged Lab Coat (RED)||Waterlogged Lab Coat (BLU)||Balaclavas Are Forever (RED)||Balaclavas Are Forever (BLU)|
|Team Spirit (RED)||Team Spirit (BLU)||Operator's Overalls (RED)||Operator's Overalls (BLU)|
|The Value of Teamwork (RED)||The Value of Teamwork (BLU)||An Air of Debonair (RED)||An Air of Debonair (BLU)|
|Cream Spirit (RED)||Cream Spirit (BLU)||Unpainted (RED)||Unpainted (BLU)|
- The name "Tartan" is a reference to the pattern of weaving.