We've met the Sniper
before, but now we learn what he actually does with all those jars of urine. The latest update
in Team Fortress 2
's continuing Spy vs. Sniper saga
reveals the Sniper brandishing his liquid gold as a weapon. A thrown jar of "Jarate" on an opponent will increase damage by 35 percent (poor Heavy) and can disable the Spy's cloaking device. If it's used on a teammate (eww!), it'll put out fires and jellyfish stings ... if there were jellyfish in the game.
We may not be playing Team Fortress 2
that much anymore, but we're more than happy to let Valve keep chronicling the exploits of the well-developed TF2