Who is the best video game spy of all time?

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#1 Posted by Daniel (1557 posts) -

Who is the best video game spy of all time?

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#2 Posted by TheMustacheHero (6649 posts) -

The Spy from TF2. 

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#3 Edited by EuanDewar (5160 posts) -

You, Daniel.

You.

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#4 Posted by TaliciaDragonsong (8734 posts) -

I really can't think of any but the Team Fortress 2 Spy.
 
Gentlemen...

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#5 Posted by RE_Player1 (8010 posts) -
Box Art
Box Art
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#6 Posted by CptPanda29 (202 posts) -

@RE_Player92 said:

Box Art
Box Art

I love the idea that you have that ready to go at any time...

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#7 Posted by beckley205 (341 posts) -

Sam Fisher and his gravely voice.

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#8 Posted by jackdawkins (12 posts) -

even though he couldnt shoot straight Michael Thorton was pretty sweet.

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#9 Edited by BulletproofMonk (2748 posts) -

Cate Archer, goddammit.

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#10 Posted by kingzetta (4497 posts) -

Michael Thorton is the only spy.

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#11 Posted by Irvandus (3170 posts) -

Naked Snake

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#12 Posted by DelroyLindo (387 posts) -
@BulletproofMonk said:
Cate Archer, goddammit.
i concur. wish they'd make a 3rd.
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#13 Posted by Tim_the_Corsair (3053 posts) -

Yoshimo from Baldur's Gate 2.

Poor bastard.

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#14 Posted by Xpgamer7 (2477 posts) -

Agent 47 is kind of a spy.

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#15 Posted by Masha2932 (1336 posts) -
@BulletproofMonk: YES!!!!! That series needs a remake/re-release stat.
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#16 Posted by AhmadMetallic (19301 posts) -
@beckley205 said:
Sam Fisher and his gravely voice.
Fisher is a spy? c'mon 
 
 
@DelroyLindo said:
@BulletproofMonk said:
Cate Archer, goddammit.
i concur. wish they'd make a 3rd.
Sadly i've only gotten to play NOLF two months ago, so it wasn't very hard-hitting, however i can see how that game would've blown my mind hardcore 10 years ago.. And so i agree
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#17 Posted by BulletproofMonk (2748 posts) -
@Ahmad_Metallic:  
 
It hasn't aged super well but I still love that game to death.
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#18 Edited by Mr_Skeleton (5195 posts) -

What madness is this?!

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#19 Posted by Daveyo520 (7748 posts) -

Sam Fisher. 

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#20 Posted by Surkov (1019 posts) -

Eva from MGS3. 

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#21 Posted by SuperCycle (354 posts) -

Ocelot. After four metal gear games I still don't know who that guy was working for. Either him or EVA.

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#22 Posted by Pibo47 (3238 posts) -
@beckley205 said:
Sam Fisher and his gravely voice.
This or the spy from tf2.
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#23 Posted by EdTwo (484 posts) -
Gentlemen
Gentlemen
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#24 Edited by RollingZeppelin (2429 posts) -
No One Beats Cate Archer
No One Beats Cate Archer

Yes, have to go with Cate Archer, I've realised that all the PC games that I liked when I was a teenager were very unique to that period, and I miss them alot. :'(

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#25 Posted by Video_Game_King (36564 posts) -

Irene Lew. Why? Because fuck all the other answers.

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#26 Posted by Subject2Change (2971 posts) -

Black spy from Spy vs Spy.
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#27 Posted by Gamer_152 (14481 posts) -

Gotta go with the Spy from TF2. He has the clever one-liner thing down, he can literally transform his appearance instantly into that of any target, he can drop fake corpses, he can turn invisible and he can destroy any piece of machinery.

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#28 Posted by isawachuck (258 posts) -

Spy from TF2..definitely!

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#29 Posted by beckley205 (341 posts) -

wait change Garret from thief

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#30 Posted by buzz_killington (3655 posts) -

(I don't actually think so, but just to be different and obscure) Sam from Secret Agent, which is some old shareware Apogee game.

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#31 Posted by MisterMouse (3602 posts) -

definitely the spy from TF2... i mean he has spy in his name.

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#32 Posted by StaticFalconar (4918 posts) -

TF2 spy

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#33 Posted by Sweep (10174 posts) -

*ahem*

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#34 Posted by BoG (5390 posts) -

After borwsing the concept page, I'm going to go with B.J. Blazkowicz. I love the Wolfenstein franchise, and I know that Solid Snake should be the most popular choice (and, honestly, my choice, too) so I'll give B.J. some cred.
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#35 Posted by TobbRobb (6090 posts) -

So many awesomes! Tf2 Spy, Cate, Snake, FUCKING JAMES BOND. I don't even know man. Mikey gets a mention because i'm currently playing Alpha Protocol.

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#36 Posted by Seedofpower (4059 posts) -

Adult Swim.

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#37 Posted by AndyPhifer (179 posts) -

Donkey Kong.

Oh, you didn't know he was a spy?

I guess he's that fucking good.

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#38 Posted by honeycut1 (152 posts) -

Drunk Sam Fisher

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#39 Posted by Marz (6018 posts) -

Solid Snake

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#40 Edited by rosebud04 (369 posts) -
 
 
you Know its true.
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#41 Posted by Kyreo (4682 posts) -

Spy from TF2.

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#42 Posted by uniform (1842 posts) -

Cate Archer. My favorite video game protagonist.

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#43 Posted by President_Barackbar (3610 posts) -

@RollingZeppelin: @uniform: You two are officially the smartest people in this thread. Cate Archer is the shit.

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#44 Posted by Flap_jackson (107 posts) -
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#45 Posted by uniform (1842 posts) -
@President_Barackbar
 
I love her. I used to have a favorite character list with her as number one, plus a decent writeup of her and comparisons to Emma Peel (Avengers).
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#46 Posted by FancySoapsMan (5919 posts) -
@Marz said:
Solid Snake
This.
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#47 Posted by superjop (89 posts) -

@Subject2Change said:

Black spy from Spy vs Spy.

You, sir, read my mind!

The white spy sucks ass!

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#48 Posted by soteropolitan (14 posts) -

Cate Archer, from No One Lives Forever!

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#49 Posted by GlenTennis (3273 posts) -

GEX obviously.

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#50 Posted by ItsPozer (253 posts) -

TF2! KILL ME

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