"The Truth... is out there."The X-Files Game is a video game Spin-Off to The X-Files. It is notable for not featuring Agent Mulder and Agent Scully as the protagonists. They were working on The X-Files: Fight the Future at the time. The protagonist of the story is Deadpan Snarker Seattle FBI agent named Craig Willmore.Our story begins with Agent Willmore arriving late to work and bumping into his best friend and partner, Mark Cook, who explains that a "Big Gun from DC is [there]". Following this, you are given a choice of what to say before you are called to face your boss ShanksYou are brought into his office to meet this "Big Gun". His name is Skinner, and you are assigned to find his two missing agents, Mulder and Scully.The game has a Visual Novel-like format, giving you three choices at certain occasions that affect the game play and how people react to you. A notable example connected to Myth Arc of the series is that you can chose what to say to X, and how he reacts. These three choices are best described as "The X track" for answers involving rage and careless responses, "Paranoid" for answers that show you are worried or serious, and "Indifferent" for answers that are apathetic. Depending on which you choose, the game can quickly devolve into a Conga of Nightmare Fuel and Paranoia Fuel.
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