So you want to be a spy? You already have the secret lair, the sexy but mysterious love interest, and the high class mansion equipped with a smart-talking butler. You’re in good shape but you need to outfit your person with the following spy gadgets or you may not live to die another Day.
Glasses can be used to relay information from your team huddled in the fake gardeners’ van to the spy tailing a gang of mobsters from Chechnya. Glasses can have earpieces to hear your team and a camera to take pictures and record video. The lenses should also be able to display information google glass style so you can make sure the guy you are follow is on the terrorist watch list. But never wear sunglasses indoors. You’ll draw attention to yourself by looking dumb.
The Spy Pen
A small, unassuming object can be deadly with the right (or wrong) person holding it. The case of a pen can hide many tools. The pen can contain a syringe filled with poison, a tiny canister of knockout gas and a bug to plant on a Russian who takes too many bathroom breaks. Now, thanks to modern technology pens can hold an Usb drive you can download the files of the security team protecting the U.N. ambassador. Just remember to carry another pen, in case you need to write something.
The Remote Controlled Signal Jammer
Is someone planning on blowing up a building via a cell phone call to a bomb? The signal jammer can stop the message from traveling and save dozens of lives. It can also jam walky-talkies and CCV surveillance cameras, so you don’t worry about being spotted as you stroll into the nearest bank at midnight to make a large withdrawal. Turn off the jammer once you’re a safe distance away from your crime scene.
The Infrared binoculars
Did your target just go into a building you don’t have access to? Do you need the abilities to see through walls? Then infrared binoculars are just the thing for you. Using infrared technology, you can now follow your target’s heat signature throughout any building she thought she was safe in. Watch as she meets with underground investors, gun runners, and her occasional lover. Don’t forget to put a bug on her, so you can listen in on the meetings.
A modern spy’s briefcase has compartments to hold secret files, a gun with a silencer and extra bullets, and the ransom money for your client’s kidnapped daughter. It would be a big plus if the case can double as a computer. The final feature to any spy’s briefcase is that it should be armored and bulletproof, in case the hostage trade goes awry.
While not a small gadget, any spy who is a real spy has some type of vehicle to meet their undercover needs. From boosters to speed away quickly to reinforced armor and wheels to protect them in a firefight, a good vehicle is always prepped for the next mission. If you splurge and get a top of the line vehicle, it will have to ability to drive itself to its owner. If it can, it should probably run over anyone shooting at you as well.
Alright future spy, I’ve told you all I can! The president may be calling soon. Don’t forget to wear a tailored tux to the white house.