Posted on February 3, 2012, Phil Hornshaw Valve is Working on Some Non-Hat Team Fortress 2 Thing for 2012
We’ve heard rumors that Valve is going to do be releasing something with a 3 in it in 2012, but what the hell that might be is anybody’s guess. Every Valve franchise is poised for a three: Portal, Left4Dead, Half-Life — and now it seems that it could be Team Fortress that gets the sought-after third installment.
According to a post on TeamFortress.com, Valve is working on something big for Team Fortress:
The TF2 team is working on something brand new for 2012. We can’t tell you what it is, because they won’t tell us, but what they WILL say is that it isn’t a hat, it isn’t a map, and go away. From this we can only conclude that the TF2 team is working on some ungodly hat-map hybrid that you can wear on your head while you run around in it. You heard it here first. Also last, because they just told us it’s not that either. But it’s
We’ll keep our ears to the ground and come back with more details as soon as we have them.