Product Update - Valve
An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Fixed a client crash related to the game UI
  • Updated the localization files
Product Update - Valve
An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Fixed some props flickering when shot
  • Fixed a listen server crash when setting mp_tournament 1 on the command line
  • Fixed clipped Preset button in the Quickswitch panel
  • Fixed some .mp3 sound script entries that were missed in the previous update
  • Fixed self-made taunts not displaying the community-sparkle particle effect
  • Fixed a Taunt Workshop bug related to looping animations
  • Fixed item levels not displaying during trading sessions
  • Added UGC Highlander Season 13, Highlander Season 14, 6v6 Season 15, 6v6 Season 16, 4v4 Season 2, and 4v4 Season 3 medals
  • Updated Mann Co. Store prices for foreign currencies to current USD equivalents
  • Mannpower update
    • Added powerup icons to the HUD deathnotice reports
    • Fixed Thunder Mountain not showing up in the Quickplay dialog's list of maps
    • Fixed the intel getting into a bad state and becoming unreachable under the ground at the cap point
    • Medics now move slower than their heal target while their heal target is using the grapple
    • Removed random weapon damage spread
    • Removed crit immunity from the Resistance powerup
    • Removed random melee critical hits
    • Increased all melee damage by 30%
    • Knockout powerup
      • Removed melee damage critical hits
      • Added double melee damage multiplier
      • A Half-Zatoichi kill now refills to base health only, not buffed health
    • Updated ctf_thundermountain
      • Fixed being able to get to rocks in the death cliff intel areas
      • Fixed being able to escape the playable part of the map
      • Fixed being able to get on top of the center tower roof
    • Updated ctf_foundry
        - Added nobuild brushes to the tops of the inside white tankers
Product Update - Valve
An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Announcing the Taunt Workshop!
    • Steam Workshop taunt submissions can now be "Certified Compatible" and are no longer tagged as Beta
    • Check out the blog post for more information
  • Added 3 new community-created taunts to the Mann Co. Store
    • Scout taunt: The Boston Breakdance
    • Sniper taunt: The Killer Solo
    • Sniper taunt: Most Wanted
  • Added Crate #92 to the drop list
  • Updated sound vo files to use .mp3 files instead of .wav files to reduce hard drive space
  • Fixed a bug related to jiggle bones and cl_jiggle_bone_framerate_cutoff
  • Fixed an exploit related to material .vmt files and playing on servers using sv_pure
  • Fixed the game not running for some dual GPU machines (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed a dedicated server crash caused by a Soldier with Mantreads landing on a player with the Warlock powerup equipped
  • Fixed an exploit related to Highlander mode and changing teams with instant respawn
  • Fixed a bug with the vote system UI when sv_vote_ui_hide_disabled_issues was set to 0
  • Fixed an exploit where clients could bypass the name change timer
  • Fixed a bug that caused some particles to not draw correctly
  • Fixed shadows drawing on some wearables while in first person
  • Fixed an exploit related to the Gunslinger and hitting teammates to generate a guaranteed third hit that is critical
  • Fixed the Killstreak icon not being positioned correctly in the HUD targetID panel
  • Fixed not being able to activate the Phlogistinator's buff using alt-fire when ammo was below the cost of an airblast
  • Updated the Mann Co. Store and Armory to not display item levels
  • Fixed the Phlogistinator's bottle not getting the crit-boost material effect
  • Added a "no helmet" style for the Antlers
  • Added the OSL.tf tournament medals
  • Added the Florida LAN tournament medals
  • Reduced the latency of voice audio
  • Updated the equip_region for the Black Knight's Bascinet
  • Updated The Little Bear so it can get assists in Pyrovision
  • Updated weapons sounds for the axe_hit, blade_hit, and cbar_hit sound effects
  • Updated Mann Co. Store prices for foreign currencies to current USD equivalents
  • Updated the description for The Gunslinger to include the three hit combo
  • Updated the localization files
  • Mannpower update
    • Added new map ctf_thundermountain
    • Added new powerup: Knockout
      • Restricts the carrier to Melee and Grappling Hook only
      • Max health increased by 150
      • Immune to airblast and damage pushback
      • Melee weapon always crits and forcibly shoves the victim away
      • Melee hit forces the victim to drop their powerup or the flag if they have it
      • 4X melee damage to buildings
    • Grappling Hook changes
      • Added hook jump– hit the jump key while being pulled-in to detach and jump extra distance (jump velocity convar "tf_grapplinghook_jump_up_speed")
      • Added support for hooking into enemy players
        • Release the fire button once the hook has hit an enemy player to draw yourself to them
        • Hooked victims will bleed for 2 health per second
        • Unhook at any time by switching back to the grapple, or firing it again away from your victim
        • Force detach if the hook is not in line of sight of hooked in enemy for more than 1 second
        • Sound cue added when hooked by an enemy's grapple
      • Added new Grapple weapon sounds and grapple projectile
      • Reduced max firing distance to 4000 units (convar "tf_grapplinghook_max_distance")
      • Increased hook re-fire delay from 0.2 seconds to 0.5 seconds
      • Re-enabled fall damage for the grappling hook (convar "tf_grapplinghook_prevent_fall_damage")
      • Fixed grappling hook rope drawing as the wrong color for friendly disguised Spy
    • Added Revenge temporary powerup
      • Activates and spawns when a significant game imbalance is detected
      • Temporarily grants crits, increased fire rate and increased clip size
    • Added unique powerup pickup sounds
    • Random Melee critical hits are now enabled in Mannpower (ConVar "tf_weapon_criticals_melee 2")
    • Strength: Fixed sentries inheriting the double damage multiplier
    • Reduced the time it takes a dropped powerup to become available for pickup by 0.5 seconds
Product Update - Valve
An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Added the OzFortress Season 12 tournament medals
  • Added a "no helmet" style for the Brimstone
  • Fixed a client crash related to disappearing particles, props, and players
  • Fixed weapons not showing on players until they fire
  • Fixed cosmetics, weapons and weapon attachments casting shadows at the wrong time
  • Fixed some Unusual particle effects not drawing correctly
  • Updated trigger_hurt entities to allow Engineers building in them when they are set for zero or negative damage
  • Updated Mann Co. Store prices for foreign currencies to current USD equivalents
  • Updated the localization files
  • Mannpower mode changes:
    • Warlock: Fixed reflecting damage even when invulnerable
    • Added a delay of 0.2 seconds between releasing and firing the grappling hook again
Product Update - Valve
An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Fixed players not being able to purchase items from the Mann Co. Store
Product Update - Valve
An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Added Crate #90 and Crate #91 to the drop list
  • Removed Naughty Winter Crate 2014 and Nice Winter Crate 2014 from the drop list
  • Added convar sv_rcon_whitelist_address. Rcon clients failing to auth from the specified IP address will never get banned.
  • Added convar r_drawtracers_firstperson to disable the drawing of first person bullet tracer particles
  • Added "redirect" client command that can be used to send clients to a different server. Does not function for clients that came from matchmaking or certain server browser tabs.
  • Fixed an exploit related to the "connect" command allowing servers to redirect clients when they should not be able to
  • Fixed a client crash related to extreme viewmodel_fov settings
    • The viewmodel_fov convar is now clamped to valid values. Users who were using this to hide the viewmodel and tracers should use r_drawtracers_firstperson 0 and r_drawviewmodel 0 to achieve the same effect.
  • Fixed missing Killstreak sheen effects for the Iron Bomber
  • Fixed the Explosive Headshot upgrade in Mann vs. Machine not applying to The Classic
  • Fixed the Panic Attack not using the correct sound for crits
  • Fixed The Peacenik's Ponytail not using the correct team skins
  • Fixed not being able to switch away from the Minigun while spinning down
  • Fixed not being able to deliver wrapped Giftapult packages
  • Fixed The Classic zooming-in when the Sniper teleports while charging a shot
  • Fixed The Bootenkhamuns not hiding the correct bodygroup when equipped
  • Fixed the Diamondback accumulating crits for backstabbing invlun players
  • Fixed players not receiving timed drops when running the game in Ukrainian
  • Updated weapons sounds for the axe_hit, blade_hit, and cbar_hit sound effects
  • Updated the equip_region for the Brimstone
  • Updated Mann Co. Store prices for foreign currencies to current USD equivalents
  • Updated the localization files
  • Mannpower mode changes:
    • Fixed bug that sometimes caused two intel briefcases to spawn
    • Reduced capture trigger size to match capture area on CTF_Gorge
    • Powerup changes:
      • Haste: Doubles the Medigun's uber charge build up speed
      • Vampire: Reduced health leeched when using the Flamethrower and Minigun
Product Update - Valve
An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Fixed a client crash related to the particle system
Product Update - Valve
An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Fixed a client crash related to Spies disguising as players and then switching their disguise weapon
  • Fixed a bug related to overhead icons disappearing (Nemesis, Dueling Partner, Powerups, Coach/Student)
  • Fixed wrapped Giftapult packages not having the "Deliver Gift" option in the context menu
  • Fixed some taunt sound effects that were clipping the character lines
  • Fixed a bug with Dead Ringer cloak meter being lowered to 40% after Super Armor duration ends when cloak was extended via pickups or the L'Etranger
  • Removed the promo restrictions from the Brimstone
  • Added TF2Connexion Season 14 tournament medals
  • Updated the localization files
  • Mannpower mode changes:
    • New temporary powerup – Uber. Respawns at 1/3rd the speed of Crit powerup
    • Fixed some bugs that would cause powerups to stop spawning
    • Fixed the Action Slot key behaving different for the grapple hook depending on the setting for hud_fastswitch
    • Powerup changes:
      • Vampire: Flamethrower and Minigun return 80% of damage back as health instead of 100%
      • Warlock: Added 25% damage resistance. 100% of sentry damage is now reflected back to the sentry
      • Vampire and Warlock max health buffs are now additive (+80hp and +100hp) instead of multiplicative (x1.4 and x1.5)
      • Haste: Sticky bomb arm time reduced
      • Precision and Haste: Sniper rifles now have quicker damage ramp-up and re-zoom after shooting
      • Precision: Sniper rifles now have double damage. Increased blast weapon clip size by 50%
    • Scoring Support
      • Capture flag: +20 points
      • Return team flag: +4 points
      • Kill an enemy who is carrying a powerup: +1 point
    • Flag mechanics
      • Captured flags now take 12 seconds to re-emerge from the ground so they can't be stolen again right away
Product Update - Valve
An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Fixed a problem with the how the server reports gamestats
Product Update - Valve
An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Added the TF Tomb contest winners and runners-up to the Mann Co. Store
  • Fixed AE_CL_BODYGROUP_SET_VALUE animation events not working properly
    • Fixes the Demoman's sticky note not drawing, Soldier's rocket reload missing the rocket, etc.
  • Fixed an exploit related to the Sniper’s scope HUD panel
  • Fixed being able to pick-up buildings while reloading the Panic Attack
  • Fixed the Medic not being able to deploy a Quick-Fix/Vaccinator charge while carrying the flag
  • Fixed the Professor Speks moving around on the Soldier's face
  • Added the Pubstars vs. Pros 6vs9 medal
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