How to Be an Awesome Spy by Yourself

The CIA may not be knocking on your doorstep, but you can still be a spy! You can create your own missions, work on confidential cases, and start tailing the enemy. With wikiHow, you can get started now!

Steps

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    Create a spy notebook. Get an old notebook that you haven't used. This will be your spy journal. Put everything you know about spying in it, from your missions to secrets, etc. Also in your spy journal, create a profile for yourself. Include your code name, real name, main targets and address (see tips for more).
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    Get equipment. Some include a magnifying glass, binoculars, etc. You don't have to get spy equipment, but it can be helpful when spying. You also don't need to get really fancy or anything (except if you're using them for disguises), but if you do get anything, don't get totally cheap and buy plastic binoculars or magnifying glasses that are fake.
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    Stay secret. Can you keep a secret? You better! Stay secret about your spying career, and although it's hard, limit yourself to telling pretty much no one. That's the point in spying alone, right? Be as secret as you possibly could.But if you want more people, test them first.
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    Start spying. Go on some missions and stay secret. Remember you need to have a reason to spy, and you need to record everything in your journal.
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    Make plans. in your free time make plans for your mission. don't forget the backup plan!
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    When spying, don't look suspicious. when following people, stay far back.

Tips

  • If you want to be a real confidential spy, you must never be too obvious or give any information away.
  • Always take notes of your clues. It won't help if you're always a step behind!
  • When you're making up a code name, think of something no one will guess.

Warnings

  • Even though there are solutions to the problems in tips, you are a spy that is secret, so don't go around blabbering about spies!
  • If you don't record clues in your diary/journal, you will never know the real answer!

Things You'll Need

  • Spy equipment
  • Notebook (unused)
  • Pen

Article Info

Categories: Spying