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The Spy
Updated: Oct 12, 2023
Borderlands 1

Borderlands 1
The Spy

I spy with my little eye...
  • Content
    Base Game
  • Weapon Type
  • Rarity
  • Manufacturer
  • Elements

The Spy
All Details

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The Spy (SMG-BL1)
Copy The Spy Code

The Spy - About

The Uncommon SMG The Spy is manufactured by Hyperion and comes from the Borderlands 1 Base Game.

The Spy - unique Ability

The Spy has +35% Crit Damage (preAdd), but with decreased Damage, slower Reload Speed and wider Spread.

Additionally, the Spy has a double movement speed penalty when scoped.

The Spy - Variants

  • Elements
  • Listed Projectiles
  • Shot Cost
  • Splash Radius
  • Weapon Parts
    fixed parts
  • possible
  • Splash Anoints

The Spy - SMG Parts

Weapons usually get one part per group, but sometimes multiple or none. Numbers in the top-right  indicate the range of parts a group can have.
Parts usually have equal drop chances, or it's indicated nearby.

The Spy - Changelog

Enhanced Edition

  • The Body is now fixed to body1.
  • The Spy can no longer spawn with an Accessory.

The Spy
How to Farm

The Spy
Assigned Loot Pool

The Spy
Dedicated Drop

Dedicated Drop

Dedicated Drop

Dedicated Drops are weapons that only drop from its dedicated sources.
Unlike World Drops who can drop almost everywhere at a small chance.

The Spy
Drop Rates

  • King Wee Wee Lvl. 50⁺
The number next to the Source notes Loot Luck.

Loot Luck Formula


P = Dedicated Loot Pool Chance
L = Loot Luck

The Spy
Grinder Recipe

This recipe requires 1+ DLC-Legendary!
SMGSMGAny Legendary WeaponplusAny Legendary WeaponSMGplusAny Legendary WeaponAny Uncommon WeaponequalsSMGSMGEpic or Legendary PistolEpic or Legendary Shotgun
The Grinder⚙️ recipe for the displayed chances.
Consoles may have a better recipe that's the best on PC.

The Spy
Dedicated Sources

King Wee Wee

King Wee Wee

Tetanus Warrens
Named Enemy
King Tossing

King Tossing

New Haven