The El Patron is a community-created cosmetic item for the Engineer. It's a large, brown handlebar mustache and mutton chops which are paired with a lit cigar, complete with a "Genteel Smoke" particle effect, though, thinner than other items with the same effect.
The El Patron was contributed to the Steam Workshop.
- The El Patron was added to the game.
- Using the Radigan Conagher Brown paint on this item provides absolutely no visual difference in-game. This happens because the exact same color values are used for both the paint and the item's default "unpainted" color.
- The Item schema is configured to disable the Engineer's "backpack" bodygroup, however, Engineer has no backpack on his model or a bodygroup associated with it; neither does the El Patron itself.
- "El Patron" is Spanish for "The Boss", this translation mostly refers to the owners of establishments or businesses.