Hats - do people still want them?

#1 Edited by Winternet (8082 posts) -

If so, I have one in my inventory that I can give away. I don't really know if it's a good one or not. Are there good and bad hats or just . . hats?

Alien Swarm Parasite

Level 20 hat

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#2 Posted by misterhaan (227 posts) -

some hats are more desirable (rare?) than others, but i don't know the difference. i'm a bit of a lazy hat collector myself so if you're just looking to give it away you can give it to me.

#3 Posted by CoverlessTech (749 posts) -

Forget about it. You do not want to go down the path of TF2 economy. It is actually insane.

#4 Posted by TorMasturba (1089 posts) -

I never got the pull of the hat economy, it just reminded me of xbox 360 avatar clothes that you can purchase, and that doesn't really DO anything for your gameplay except look shiny.

#5 Posted by Winternet (8082 posts) -

@misterhaan: If you want the hat, send me an invite on Steam and I'll give it to you.

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#6 Posted by Winternet (8082 posts) -

Anyone? Want it?

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#7 Posted by Ghostiet (5455 posts) -

It's a hat you can get for free for just playing Alien Swarm, which is also free, so pretty much everyone has it.

#8 Posted by Vonocourt (2172 posts) -

Is the Max scalp hat still rare?

#9 Posted by valrog (3648 posts) -

@Ghostiet said:

It's a hat you can get for free for just playing Alien Swarm, which is also free, so pretty much everyone has it.

What this guy said. But I have one important question. Is it craftable?

#10 Edited by Aus_azn (2224 posts) -

@valrog said:

@Ghostiet said:

It's a hat you can get for free for just playing Alien Swarm, which is also free, so pretty much everyone has it.

What this guy said. But I have one important question. Is it craftable?

Don't think so?

And I hate hats. I fucking hate hats. Useless crap that, IMO, ruined TF2.

#11 Posted by mylifeforAiur (3491 posts) -

@Aus_azn said:

@valrog said:

@Ghostiet said:

It's a hat you can get for free for just playing Alien Swarm, which is also free, so pretty much everyone has it.

What this guy said. But I have one important question. Is it craftable?

Don't think so?

And I hate hats. I fucking hate hats.

What about a sexy hat?

#12 Posted by Aus_azn (2224 posts) -

@mylifeforAiur said:

@Aus_azn said:

@valrog said:

@Ghostiet said:

It's a hat you can get for free for just playing Alien Swarm, which is also free, so pretty much everyone has it.

What this guy said. But I have one important question. Is it craftable?

Don't think so?

And I hate hats. I fucking hate hats.

What about a sexy hat?

Still hate them. I have a few rare hats of my own (Otolaryngologist's mirror or whatever it is, a couple for the sniper and a hatless engineer), but I just think it skewed TF2's unlock system in the wrong direction.

#13 Posted by mylifeforAiur (3491 posts) -

@Aus_azn said:

@mylifeforAiur said:

@Aus_azn said:

@valrog said:

@Ghostiet said:

It's a hat you can get for free for just playing Alien Swarm, which is also free, so pretty much everyone has it.

What this guy said. But I have one important question. Is it craftable?

Don't think so?

And I hate hats. I fucking hate hats.

What about a sexy hat?

Still hate them. I have a few rare hats of my own (Otolaryngologist's mirror or whatever it is, a couple for the sniper and a hatless engineer), but I just think it skewed TF2's unlock system in the wrong direction.

Yeah, my bad. I was just trying to make a lame Parks and Recreation reference. If it's any consolation, I think that the whole hat thing is a little silly, but not nearly as silly as the avid hat collectors.

#14 Posted by valrog (3648 posts) -

@Aus_azn: Hm, too bad. Also, you should hate crates more than hats.

#15 Posted by Aus_azn (2224 posts) -

@mylifeforAiur said:

@Aus_azn said:

@mylifeforAiur said:

@Aus_azn said:

@valrog said:

@Ghostiet said:

It's a hat you can get for free for just playing Alien Swarm, which is also free, so pretty much everyone has it.

What this guy said. But I have one important question. Is it craftable?

Don't think so?

And I hate hats. I fucking hate hats.

What about a sexy hat?

Still hate them. I have a few rare hats of my own (Otolaryngologist's mirror or whatever it is, a couple for the sniper and a hatless engineer), but I just think it skewed TF2's unlock system in the wrong direction.

Yeah, my bad. I was just trying to make a lame Parks and Recreation reference. If it's any consolation, I think that the whole hat thing is a little silly, but not nearly as silly as the avid hat collectors.

Very true. I've never seen the show, so it just blew right past me. Sorry! :P

@valrog said:

@Aus_azn: Hm, too bad. Also, you should hate crates more than hats.

Oh, believe me, I do. I hate the whole drop system. I liked it when everything was achievement-centric. Now, it's just random and pointless.

All crates for me just go straight to the trash.

#16 Posted by Madz (66 posts) -

Hell yeah they do. I shudder to think how much a Max's head costs right now.

#17 Posted by Winternet (8082 posts) -

I have:

  • Alien Swarm Parasite lvl 20 hat ; Noise Maker lvl 5 party favor ; Secret Saxton lvl 1 gift ; Ellis' Cap lvl 10 hat ; The Frying Pan lvl 5 ; Genuine Companion Cube Pin lvl 20 Badge

Anyone fancies these?

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#18 Posted by valrog (3648 posts) -

@Winternet: Yes, sir. Add me - wrongwayassassin.

#19 Edited by Nevets (17 posts) -

@Winternet: I fancy the Secret Saxton gift and the Companion Cube Badge. Steam: NevetsGiarc

#20 Posted by Winternet (8082 posts) -

@Nevets: aww I'm sorry duder. @valrog: got them.

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