Every good burglar knows you need the right tool for the right job. Tools in Burglars, Inc. can be earned as mission rewards or bought in the handy Hardware Shop with the cash that you earn in the game. They can be lifesavers on particularly tricky missions, so pack a few in your tool belt and don’t hesitate to use them!
Hand Drill – Fills the meter a small amount
Pro tip! Use the hand drill if you need to boost the meter up a bit to gain another star
Ice Spray – Freezes the clock for a little while
Pro tip! You can use the ice spray in Locke’s levels to gain an extra trigger push
Linker – Changes a puzzle piece to a 4 link piece
Pro tip! Use these bad boys on the bottom row to create monster multi-chains
Crowbar – Breaking pieces adds more to the meter for a while
Pro tip! Wait until you have a really nice chain, then use the crowbar and break it
Wire Cutter – Breaks some pieces and collects bonuses
Pro tip! Use these at the start of security missions to soften up the security borders
Bomb Defuser – Gets rid of traps for a while
Pro tip! Need a break from those pesky bombs? Use this to clear all traps on a mission
Flash Bang – Resets the puzzle board for free
Pro tip! If you’ve used up all the good puzzle pieces, toss this in the mix to reset the board
Flashlight – Collects all bonuses
Pro tip! Use this to collect cash, tool boxes, and all of the time bonuses you can see
Compound interest – Cash bonuses earn more for a while
Pro tip! Combo this tool with the super tools Loot Lure or Mega Flash and earn fat stacks!
There’s tons more items in the game to get, like super tools, outfits, eye wear, and gadgets. Each one will help in different ways, so be sure to try them all. Happy burgling, and thanks for reading from your friendly burglars at Burglars, Inc!