Worst & Best X-Files Episodes/List

Title: The X-Files
Genre: US Sci-Fi
Series: 11
Episodes: 218
Runtime: 45 min
First Transmission: 1993-2018
Channel: FOX

Two F.B.I. Agents, Fox Mulder and Dana Scully, investigate the strange and unexplained, while hidden forces work to impede their efforts.

 

Episode Rankings

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Full Episode Guide

Key:-
Blue episodes rated above par.
Brown episodes rated below par.

Series One

#1 Pilot (1993) –
Agent Dana Scully is instructed to debunk an FBI project dubbed “The X-Files.”
#2 Deep Throat (1993) –
Mulder and Scully investigate the case of a military test pilot who disappeared after experiencing strange psychotic behaviour.
#3 Squeeze (1993) –
Mulder and Scully search for a humanoid killer whose murder spree repeats every 30 years.
#4 Conduit (1993) –
Mulder becomes obsessed with a case that closely parallels an “encounter” he experienced as a child.
#5 The Jersey Devil (1993) –
Mulder and Scully track a legendary creature that has roamed the New Jersey countryside for over 40 years.
#6 Shadows (1993) –
Mulder and Scully investigate two deaths at the hands of a powerful psychokinetic force.
#7 Ghost in the Machine (1993) –
Halloween: An executive may have been killed by a thinking computer.
#8 Ice (1993) –
Mulder and Scully are sent to a remote Alaskan outpost to investigate a parasitic alien life form.
#9 Space (1993) –
Mulder believes an alien spirit is inhabiting the body of a former Gemini astronaut.
#10 Fallen Angel (1993) –
Mulder secretly infiltrates the government cover-up of a UFO crash.
#11 Eve (1993) –
Mulder and Scully search for two missing girls who disappeared after their fathers were murdered identically.
#12 Fire (1993) –
A man with pyrokinetic powers stalks members of the British aristocracy.
#13 Beyond the Sea (1994) –
#14 Gender Bender (1994) –
A religious sect becomes the prime suspect in a murder spree.
#15 Lazarus (1994) –
#16 Young at Heart (1994) –
#17 E.B.E. (1994) –
#18 Miracle Man (1994) –
#19 Shapes (1994) –
#20 Darkness Falls (1994) –
#21 Tooms (1994) –
#22 Born Again (1994) –
#23 Roland (1994) –
#24 The Erlenmeyer Flask (1994) –

Series Two

#25 Little Green Men (1994) –
#26 The Host (1994) –
#27 Blood (1994) –
#28 Sleepless (1994) –
#29 Duane Barry (1994) –
#30 Ascension (1994) –
#31 3 (1994) –
#32 One Breath (1994) –
#33 Firewalker (1994) –
#34 Red Museum (1994) –
#35 Excelsis Dei (1994) –
#36 Aubrey (1995) –
#37 Irresistible (1995) –
#38 Die Hand die Verletzt (1995) –
#39 95 Fresh Bones (1995) –
#40 Colony (1995) –
#41 End Game (1995) –
#42 Fearful Symmetry (1995) –
#43 Død Kalm (1995) –
#44 Humbug (1995) –
#45 The Calusari (1995) –
#46 F. Emasculata (1995) –
#47 Soft Light (1995) –
#48 Our Town (1995) –
#49 Anasazi (1995) –

Series Three

#50 The Blessing Way (1995) –
#51 Paper Clip (1995) –
#52 D.P.O. (1995) –
#53 Clyde Bruckman’s Final Repose (1995) –
#54 The List (1995) –
#55 2Shy (1995) –
#56 The Walk (1995) –
#57 Oubliette (1995) –
#58 Nisei (1995) –
#59 731 (1995) –
#60 Revelations (1995) –
#61 War of the Coprophages (1996)
#62 Syzygy (1996) –
#63 Grotesque (1996) –
#64 Piper Maru (1996) –
#65 Apocrypha (1996) –
#66 Pusher (1996) –
#67 Teso dos Bichos (1996) –
#68 Hell Money (1996) –
#69 Jose Chung’s ‘From Outer Space’ (1996) –
#70 Avatar (1996) –
#71 Quagmire (1996) –
#72 Wetwired (1996) –
#73 Talitha Cumi (1996) –

Series Four

#74 Herrenvolk (1996) –
#75 Home (1996) –
#76 Teliko (1996) –
#77 Unruhe (1996) –
#78 The Field Where I Died (1996) –
#79 Sanguinarium (1996) –
#80 Musings of a Cigarette-Smoking Man (1996) –
#81 Tunguska (1996) –
#82 Terma (1996) –
#83 Paper Hearts (1996) –
#84 El Mundo Gira (1997) –
#85 Leonard Betts (1997) –
#86 Never Again (1997) –
#87 Memento Mori (1997) –
#88 Kaddish (1997) –
#89 Unrequited (1997) –
#90 Tempus Fugit (1997) –
#91 Max (1997) –
#92 Synchrony (1997) –
#93 Small Potatoes (1997) –
#94 Zero Sum (1997) –
#95 Elegy (1997) –
#96 Demons (1997) –
#97 Gethsemane (1997) –

Series Five

#98 Redux (1) (1997) –
#99 Redux (2) (1997) –
#100 Unusual Suspects (1997) –
#101 Detour (1997) –
#102 The Post-Modern Prometheus (1997) –
#103 Christmas Carol (1997) –
#104 Emily (1997) –
#105 Kitsunegari (1998) –
#106 Schizogeny (1998) –
#107 Chinga (1998) –
#108 Kill Switch (1998) –
#109 Bad Blood (1998) –
#110 Patient X (1998) –
#111 The Red and the Black (1998) –
#112 Travelers (1998) –
#113 Mind’s Eye (1998) –
#114 All Souls (1998) –
#115 The Pine Bluff Variant (1998) –
#116 Folie a Deux (1998) –
#117 The End (1998) –

Series Six

#118 The Beginning (1998) –
#119 Drive (1998) –
#120 Triangle (1998) –
#121 Dreamland (1) (1998) –
#122 Dreamland (2) (1998) –
#123 How the Ghosts Stole Christmas (1998) –
#124 Terms of Endearment (1999) –
#125 The Rain King (1999) –
#126 S.R. 819 (1999) –
#127 Tithonus (1999) –
#128 Two Fathers (1999) –
#129 One Son (1999) –
#130 Agua Mala (1999) –
#131 Monday (1999) –
#132 Arcadia (1999) –
#133 Alpha (1999) –
#134 Trevor (1999) –
#135 Milagro (1999) –
#136 The Unnatural (1999) –
#137 Three of a Kind (1999) –
#138 Field Trip (1999) –
#139 Biogenesis (1999) –

Series Seven

#140 The Sixth Extinction (1) (1999) –
#141 The Sixth Extinction (2): Amor Fati (1999) –
#142 Hungry (1999) –
#143 Millennium (1999) –
#144 Rush (1999) –
#145 The Goldberg Variation (1999) –
#146 Orison (2000) –
#147 The Amazing Maleeni (2000) –
#148 Signs and Wonders (2000) –
#149 Sein und Zeit (2000) –
#150 Closure (2000) –
#151 X-Cops (2000) –
#152 First Person Shooter (2000) –
#153 Theef (2000) –
#154 En Ami (2000) –
#155 Chimera (2000) –
#156 all things (2000) –
#157 Brand X (2000) –
#158 Hollywood A.D. (2000) –
#159 Fight Club (2000) –
#160 Je Souhaite (2000) –
#161 Requiem (2000) –

Series Eight

#162 Within (1) (2000) –
#163 Without (2) (2000) –
#164 Patience (2000) –
#165 Roadrunners (2000) –
#166 Invocation (2000) –
#167 Redrum (2000) –
#168 Via Negativa (2000) –
#169 Surekill (2001) –
#170 Salvage (2001) –
#171 Badlaa (2001) –
#172 The Gift (2001) –
#173 Medusa (2001) –
#174 Per Manum (2001) –
#175 This is Not Happening (2001) –
#176 DeadAlive (2001) –
#177 Three Words (2001) –
#178 Empedocles (2001) –
#179 Vienen (2001) –
#180 Alone (2001) –
#181 Essence (1) (2001) –
#182 Existence (2) (2001) –

Series Nine

#183 Nothing Important Happened Today (1) (2001) –
#184 Nothing Important Happened Today (2) (2001) –
#185 Dæmonicus (2001) –
#186 4-D (2001) –
#187 Lord of the Flies (2001) –
#188 Trust No 1 (2002) –
#189 John Doe (2002) –
#190 Hellbound (2002) –
#191 Provenance (2002) –
#192 Providence (2002) –
#193 Audrey Pauley (2002) –
#194 Underneath (2002) –
#195 Improbable (2002) –
#196 Scary Monsters (2002) –
#197 Jump the Shark (2002) –
#198 William (2002) –
#199 Release (2002) –
#200 Sunshine Days (2002) –
#201 The Truth (1) (2002) –
#202 The Truth (2) (2002) –

Series Ten

#203 My Struggle (2016) –
#204 Founder’s Mutation (2016) –
#205 Mulder and Scully Meet the Were-Monster (2016) –
#206 Home Again (2016) –
#207 Babylon (2016) –
#208 My Struggle II (2016) –

Series Eleven

#209 My Struggle III (2018) –
#210 This (2018) –
#211 Plus One (2018) –
#212 The Lost Art of Forehead Sweat (2018) –
#213 Ghouli (2018) –
#214 Kitten (2018) –
#215 Rm9sbG93ZXJz (2018) –
#216 Familiar (2018) –
#217 Nothing Lasts Forever (2018) –
#218 My Struggle IV (2018) –