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Millennium #4 Review

Reunited with his daughter, Frank Black must decide whether to continue his private war against the Millennium Group or embrace his last chance to be a father. The official description from IDW: Frank Black thought the Millennium Group was defeated years ago but the organization has resurfaced, with his daughter in its crosshairs! Writer Joe […]

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Millennium #3 Review

The Millennium group is back! And trying their damndest to capsize the sinking boat that is Frank Black’s mental health. And with issue #3 of Millennium, they come pretty damn close. The official description from IDW: Fifteen years ago, the end of the world—the anticipated “Millennium Event”—was avoided thanks to the efforts of Frank Black […]

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X-Files Season 10 #22 Review

Mulder has been kidnapped. And issue #22 brings back an old fan favorite to help kick-off the Season 10 finale. The official description from IDW: The “Syndicate” that long bedeviled Agents Mulder and Scully has returned with old faces and a new leader. For what new secrets will they fight and kill? And what will […]

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Millennium #2 Review

Millennium #2 hits the stands this week offering a delightful reprise (and development) of the series’ most compelling story arc. And yes, Mulder is still guest starting…. The official description from IDW: Fifteen years ago, the end of the world—the anticipated “Millennium Event”—was avoided thanks to the efforts of Frank Black and FBI agents Fox […]

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X-Files Season 10 #20 Review

After a series of heavier issues X-Files Season 10 took a turn for the goofy with this newest two-part arc. Even if you weren’t in the mood for it. Here’s the official word from IDW A government plot leads Mulder to ponder his early days as a cadet at Quantico, including his relationship with Diana […]

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MILLENNIUM #1 Review

Continuing with its relaunch of ’90s shows, IDW tackles Millennium this week, the spin-off that captured the attention of some (but not all) X-Fans. The official description from IDW: Fifteen years ago, the end of the world—the anticipated “Millennium Event”—was avoided thanks to the efforts of Frank Black and FBI agents Fox Mulder and Dana […]

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X-Files: Season 10 #18 Review

After eighteen months of captivity and torture, Special Agent John Doggett is back! And oh yeah, so are the Acolytes. The Official description from IDW: When we last saw them, Special Agents John Doggett and Monica Reyes seemingly met their final fates at the hands of the alien faction known as the Acolytes. Now in […]

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X-Files Season 10, #13: Review

After a terrorist attack in Saudi Arabia, Mulder and Scully are dispatched to the Middle East. While their subsequent investigation reveals Black Oil, the biggest oddity it uncovers is Alex Krycek, Mulder’s former partner and longtime frenemy, who (it seems) has returned from the dead. Well, maybe. Here’s the official word from IDW: “Black oil” […]

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X-Files: Season 10, #10 – Review

With issue #10 IDW’s new monthly comic series that picks up where the X-Files left off reprises yet another fan favorite: The Smoking Man. But does it offer anything new? Here’s the official word from IDW: “More Musings of a Cigarette Smoking Man” The ubiquitous foe of Agents Mulder and Scully has returned from the […]

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X-Files: Season 10, #9 – Review

After a handful of multi-issue arcs The X-Files: Season 10 goes back to basics with a creepy one-shot that offers readers equal doses or bugs and evil. And it rocks. Here’s the official word from IDW: “Chitter”: A missing persons investigation leads Agents Mulder and Scully into a disgusting mess of human sacrifice, enough bugs […]

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X-Files: Season 10, #8 – Review

Continuing the trend of bringing back fan favorites for this latest launch of X-Files, issue #8  reprises one of the most beloved informants of all time: Mr. X. But wait … isn’t he supposed to be dead? Here’s the official word from IDW: With hints of a new conspiracy bubbling to the surface, and whispers […]

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X-Files Season 10, #7: Review

This little two-part arc was especially crafted for all us diehard X-Files fans — yes, the Flukeman has returned! And in a move that shows IDW is serious about harkening back to the original series, issue #7 even retraces Flukeman’s origin. Here’s the official word from IDW: Hosts, Part 2 of 2: Missing persons reports […]

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X-Files Season 10: #6 – Review

In another sign that IDW is staying true to its commitment to run a monthly X-Files comic that picks up where the television series left off, issue #6 of X-Files: Season 10 brings back — and expands — on one of its most beloved and nasty characters ever: Flukeman. Here’s the official word from IDW: […]

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X-Files: Season 10 – Review

It took a while, but Mulder and Scully are working as a team again after spending the last few issues separately investigating (or fleeing from) the Acolytes. And while issue #5 offers a heavy dose of the team dynamic that X-fans have been craving, the resolution to the “Believers” doesn’t altogether satisfy. Here’s the official […]

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X-Files: Season 10 #4 – Review

Lost in the forest of Yellowstone National Park, Scully is trying desperately to escape her Acolyte pursuers. But these alien sonsabitches are shape shifters, too, which adds a layer of complexity that makes this fourth installment of X-Files: Season 10 is a more-than-decent action issue. Here’s the official word from IDW: “Believers,” Part 4 of 5: […]

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Great Pacific #9 Review

What do you do when all the important countries have turned down your requests for help in gaining recognition as a legitimate nation? You turn to a sketchy (fictional) little African country with an undeniably evil dictator and a damning history of human rights violations. After recovering from the assassination attempt, Chaz must work with […]

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X-Files: Season 10, #3: Review

After a stellar premier issue, X-Files: Season 10 followed up with an uneven (and mildly unsatisfying) sophomore issue. But after reading the latest installment I only have one thing to say: everything is forgiven. Issue #3 might be one of the best paced X-Files stories in recent memory. Here’s the official word from IDW: “Believers,” […]

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