Arcade flyer for Data East’s Secret Agent, AKA Sly Spy.

Arcade flyer for Data East’s Secret Agent, AKA Sly Spy.

Advert for the home computer versions of Sly Spy.

Advert for the home computer versions of Sly Spy.

Jesus, Murphy, Sly Spy isn’t that bad.

Jesus, Murphy, Sly Spy isn’t that bad.

Loading screen from the Commodore 64 version of Sly Spy / Secret Agent.

Loading screen from the Commodore 64 version of Sly Spy / Secret Agent.

He’s not sly and he’s barely a spy: it’s Sly Spy!

He’s not sly and he’s barely a spy: it’s Sly Spy!

At the big VGJUNK blog today: Data East’s 1989 action-shooter Sly Spy! He is neither sly nor a spy. He is, however, a James Bond rip-off who somehow makes fighting sharks and punching tigers feel strangely mediocre. So join me as I battle some vague terrorists and try my hand at a few Bond-style quips. Check it out here!

At the big VGJUNK blog today: Data East’s 1989 action-shooter Sly Spy! He is neither sly nor a spy. He is, however, a James Bond rip-off who somehow makes fighting sharks and punching tigers feel strangely mediocre. So join me as I battle some vague terrorists and try my hand at a few Bond-style quips. Check it out here!