It would appear that FBI Special Agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully will be accompanied by The X-Files creator Chris Carter as they experience new paranormal adventures. The X-Files: Season 10 will be written by Joe Harris (Great Pacific) with art and colours by the Comeback duo of artist Michael Walsh and colourist Jordie Bellaire. A variety of covers will be featured in Issue #1 by Dave Johnson, Joe Corroney, and Carlos Valenzuela as well as a classic photo image of Mulder and Scully.
“It was already an incredibly exciting prospect to tell stories set after the second The X-Files movie, especially after Joe Harris worked up such a great plan in that regard,” said Chris Ryall, IDW’s Chief Creative Officer/Editor-in-Chief. “But my excitement level went off the charts after a meeting with Chris Carter, where he agreed to come aboard and executive produce our Season 10. In much the same way Joss Whedon steered our Angel: After the Fall series, Chris has graciously returned to do the same here. What do The X-Files look like in this increasingly paranoid and untrusting post-Wikileaks era? Well, they look like canon to me… and come June, the rest of the world will be able to see it for themselves, too.”
In the opening story arc, Believers, readers will catch up with Dana Scully and Fox Mulder, living normal lives together under secret identities. However, a visit from an old friend threatens to rip them from suburban anonymity, as they learn that someone is preying upon everyone involved in THE X-FILES. Prepare to revisit familiar faces—some very unexpected, threats old and new, and an intriguing mystery designed to return the beloved franchise to its former glory!
The X-Files: Season 10 #1 arrives in stores on June 6th.