Deadlands HoER: Operation Damocles
These soldiers are the officers of CIT. As time has went on, the Marshal began promoting the most efficient Black Hats into the Reds with little regard for their lack of personal ethics. Red Hats are simply the meanest and toughest of the Black Hats.
Like other Combine thugs, Red Hats are equipped with headbanger chips. While other Red Hats can’t trigger the detonation, the chip still monitors the soldier’s brainwaves for signs of betrayal and rebellion (see Headbanger Chips, page 85).