Texas Slim's Dome Shine
That was getting heavy.
— The Engineer after removing his hardhat
Texas Slim's Dome Shine is a cosmetic item for the Engineer. It removes the Engineer's hardhat to reveal his shining, bald head.
The item's description was written by FarazParsa for the Hat Describing Contest.
August 13, 2009 Patch (Classless Update)
- Texas Slim's Dome Shine was added to the game.
September 30, 2010 Patch (Mann-Conomy Update)
- [Undocumented] Added a community-contributed description for the Texas Slim's Dome Shine.
- [Undocumented] The Texas Slim's Dome Shine now shows up when using the "Inspect" key on allies.
- Fixed a display problem with Hatless hats.
- Fixed hatless hats not working correctly.
- Fixed hatless headgear not removing the player's hat.
- Fixed a client crash related to the hatless hats and the character loadout screen.
July 7, 2016 Patch #1 (Meet Your Match Update)
- [Undocumented] Added Strange quality.
- Fixed not seeing particle effects for Unusual versions of Texas Slim's Dome Shine.
- The item's description is a nod towards one of the Engineer's voice responses when acquiring a kill with the Combat Mini-Sentry, "Sometimes you just need a little less gun." The line itself is a homage to the "Use more gun." line heard in the Meet the Engineer short.