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All Unlockable Gadget List & Recommended Upgrades

Spider-Man PS4
All Unlockable Gadget List & Recommended Upgrades

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Check out this Spider-Man PS4 guide and list about nifty tools called gadgets! Find out more about the best gadgets, gadget upgrades, and more!

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Recommended Gadgets To Upgrade First

Web Shooters

Spider-Man PS4 Web Shooters

The first gadget you'll be equipped with, the Web Shooters are one of the most important in the game. Upgrade them first to increase their shot capacity to be able to web up enemies more!

Electric Web

Spider-Man PS4 Electric Web

When thrown, the Electric Web stuns enemies it hits & sends out an electric current to stun enemies near it. It's a useful gadget when facing several groups of enemies.

Web Bombs

Spider-Man PS4 Web Bomb

Web Bombs will instantly web up multiple enemies within the proximity of the bomb, making them an easy target to throw on walls and floors.

Trip Mine

Spider-Man PS4 Trip Mine

This gadget can instantly finish off an enemy caught in this bomb and are especially useful when engaging multiple enemies stealthily. Use this in conjunction with Web Shooters to lure your target to the trap.

Unlockable Gadget List & Upgrades

Web Shooters

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Rapid Fire Web Shooters. Shoot enemies near walls to stick them to walls.

Unlocks At Start Of The Game

The Web Shooter gadget is already available for use at the beginning of the game.

Web Shooter Upgrade List:

Upgrade Description
Spider-Man PS4 Web Shooter Recharge Time Web Shooter refills faster.

[Unlocks through story progression]
Required Tokens:
3 x Crime
Spider-Man PS4 Increased Gadget Shot Capacity Add 2 Shots to the max Web Shooter capacity.
[Unlocks through story progression]
Required Tokens:
1 x Backpack
2 x Crime
Spider-Man PS4 Web Shooter Recharge Time II Web Shooter refills faster.
[Unlocks at Level 5]
Required Tokens:
4 x Crime
1 x Landmark
Spider-Man PS4 Increased Gadget Shot Capacity Add 2 Shots to the max Web Shooter capacity.
[Unlocks at Level 10]
Required Tokens:
1 x Backpack
2 x Crime
Spider-Man PS4 Web Shooter Webbed Time Increases time enemies stay webbed.
[Unlocks at Level 15]
Required Tokens:
2 x Backpack
1 x Landmark

Impact Web

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Powerful web blast that instantly webs up enemies.

Obtain Through Story Progression

The Impact Web gadget is obtainable after finishing the Fisk Hideout mission.

Impact Web Upgrade List:

Upgrade Description
Spider-Man PS4 Increased Gadget Shot Capacity Increases maximum shots for this gadget by 1.
[Unlocks through story progression]
Required Tokens:
2 x Backpack
1 x Landmark
Spider-Man PS4 Impact Web Knock Back Range I Impact Web knocks enemies further back
[Unlocks at Level 10]
Required Tokens:
4 x Crime
1 x Landmark
Spider-Man PS4 Increased Gadget Shot Capacity Increases maximum shots for this gadget by 1.
[Unlocks at Level 15]
Required Tokens:
2 x Backpack
1 x Landmark
Spider-Man PS4 Impact Web Knock Back Range II Impact Web knocks enemies further back.
[Unlocks at Level 20]
Required Tokens:
5 x Crime
1 x Landmark
Spider-Man PS4 Impact Web Cascade Enemies knocked back by the Impact Web will spread their webbing to enemies they collide with.
[Unlocks at Level 25]
Required Tokens:
1 x Base
4 x Challenge

Spider Drone

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Deploy a Spider Drone which will seek out and fire an energy blaster at nearby enemies.

Craftable At Level 8

The Spider Drone unlocks in your gadget list once you hit Level 8. You need to craft it using tokens (1 x Base; 3 x Research) in order to equip & use it in combat.

Spider Drone Upgrade List:

Upgrade Description
Spider-Man PS4 Increased Gadget Shot Capacity Increases maximum shots for this gadget by 1.
[Unlocks at Level 12]
Required Tokens:
2 x Backpack
1 x Landmark
Spider-Man PS4 Backup Batteries Drones can fire more shots before deactivating.
[Unlocks at Level 16]
Required Tokens:
4 x Crime
1 x Landmark
Spider-Man PS4 Increased Gadget Shot Capacity Increases maximum shots for this gadget by 1.
[Unlocks at Level 24]
Required Tokens:
2 x Backpack
1 x Landmark
Spider-Man PS4 Overcharge Coils Drone shots deal more damage.
[Unlocks at Level 32]
Required Tokens:
2 x Backpack
2 x Challenge

Electric Web

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Electrified web that stuns targets and arcs to nearby enemies.

Requires Stun Gun To Activate

The Stun Gun is required to obtain the Electric Web. Story progression is needed to obtain it.

Electric Web Upgrade List:

Upgrade Description
Spider-Man PS4 Increased Gadget Shot Capacity Increases maximum shots for this gadget by 1.
[Unlocks at Level 12]
Required Tokens:
1 x Backpack
1 x Landmark
Spider-Man PS4 Electric Web Stun Time I Enemies hit by Electric Web remain stunned longer.
[Unlocks at Level 16]
Required Tokens:
2 x Backpack
2 x Challenge
Spider-Man PS4 Increased Gadget Shot Capacity Increases maximum shots for this gadget by 1.
[Unlocks at Level 20]
Required Tokens:
4 x Crime
1 x Landmark
Spider-Man PS4 Electric Web Stun Time II Enemies hit by Electric Web remain stunned longer.
[Unlocks at Level 24]
Required Tokens:
2 x Backpack
2 x Challenge
Spider-Man PS4 Electric Web Improved Arc Radius Electric Web arcs to enemies farther away.
[Unlocks at Level 28]
Required Tokens:
2 x Backpack
1 x Landmark

Web Bomb

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Proximity-triggered explosive that instantly webs all enemies in range.

Requires Web Bomb Blueprints

The Web Bomb Blueprints can be recovered through the Home Sweet Home mission.

Web Bomb Upgrade List:

Upgrade Description
Spider-Man PS4 Increased Gadget Shot Capacity Increases maximum shots for this gadget by 1.
[Unlocks at Level 10]
Required Tokens:
3 x Crime
1 x Landmark
Spider-Man PS4 Web Bomb Web Radius I Increases blast radius of Web Bomb.
[Unlocks at Level 15]
Required Tokens:
1 x Backpack
4 x Crime
Spider-Man PS4 Increased Gadget Shot Capacity Increases maximum shots for this gadget by 1.
[Unlocks at Level 20]
Required Tokens:
2 x Base
1 x Landmark
Spider-Man PS4 Web Bomb Web Radius II Increases blast radius of Web Bomb.
[Unlocks at Level 30]
Required Tokens:
2 x Backpack
2 x Challenge

Trip Mine

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Laser activated web trap that instantly incapacitates enemies.

Needs Laser Components To Activate

You need to progress through the Spider-Man main story to obtain the Trip Mine gadget.

Trip Mine Upgrade List:

Upgrade Description
Spider-Man PS4 Increased Gadget Shot Capacity Increases maximum shots for this gadget by 1.
[Unlocks at Level 15]
Required Tokens:
2 x Backpack
2 x Challenge
Spider-Man PS4 Increased Gadget Shot Capacity Increases maximum shots for this gadget by 1.
[Unlocks at Level 30]
Required Tokens:
2 x Backpack
3 x Challenge

Concussive Blast

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Discharge a pulse of sonic waves that sends enemies flying.

Craftable At Level 10

The Concussive Blast gadget is craftable from your gadget list when you reach Level 10. You need 2 x Challenge & 6 x Crime tokens to build it.

Concussive Blast Upgrade List:

Upgrade Description
Spider-Man PS4 Increased Gadget Shot Capacity Increases maximum shots for this gadget by 1.
[Unlocks at Level 15]
Required Tokens:
1 x Backpack
2 x Crime
Spider-Man PS4 Expansion Nozzle Wider concussive blast.
[Unlocks at Level 20]
Required Tokens:
2 x Base
1 x Research
Spider-Man PS4 Increased Gadget Shot Capacity Increases maximum shots for this gadget by 1.
[Unlocks at Level 25]
Required Tokens:
2 x Challenge
4 x Crime
Spider-Man PS4 Super Charger Increases knockback range.
[Unlocks at Level 30]
Required Tokens:
2 x Backpack
3 x Challenge

Suspension Matrix

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Lifts enemies into the air and holds them there for a short duration.

Craftable At Level 25

You can craft the Suspension Matrix gadget at Level 25 using 2 x Base & 4 x Challenge tokens.

Suspension Matrix Upgrade List:

Upgrade Description
Increased Gadget Shot Capacity Increases maximum shots for this gadget by 1.
[Unlocks at Level 28]
Required Tokens:
1 x Backpack
1 x Landmark
Suspension Matrix Duration Suspension Matrix lasts longer.
[Unlocks at Level 31]
Required Tokens:
2 x Challenge
4 x Crime
Increased Gadget Shot Capacity Increases maximum shots for this gadget by 1.
[Unlocks at Level 34]
Required Tokens:
2 x Base
4 x Crime
Suspension Matrix Radius Increases radius of effect.
[Unlocks at Level 37]
Required Tokens:
2 x Backpack
2 x Base
Heavy Lifting Can lift Brutes into the air.
[Unlocks at Level 45]
Required Tokens:
2 x Backpack
4 x Challenge

What Are Gadgets?

Useful Tools That Assist In Combat

Spider-Man PS4

Gadgets are Spider-Man's tools that help him get the upper hand in combat. They have incredibly useful abilities that make every fight a unique one.

Unlock New Gadgets By Leveling Up

Spider-Man PS4 Gadgets Level Unlock

You will be unlocking new Gadgets by leveling up. After unlocking them, you will need to use your Tokens to craft / enable them for use in combat.

Check Out How to Level Up Faster

Upgrade Gadgets To Improve Performance

Spider-Man PS4

Upgrading gadgets will improve shot capacity, increase damage, or elongate effects. Collect tokens in-game to upgrade your objects.

Gadget Upgrades Are Progressive

Gadget upgrades are progressive so you need to activate the first gadget upgrade before being able to activate the next one.

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