From monsters to aliens to government conspiracies, the ‘X-Files’ series undertaken a variety of classy topics while delivering audiences two famous Special Agents — Mulder and Scully.
On September, to mark the 25th anniversary of the iconic show, Mattel is getting their own Barbie dolls.
X-Files Barbie was released 1998 to coincide with the theatrical release of the original X-Files movie, Fight the Future. However, these new ones look much more like a younger, 1993 era David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson.
Besides, Fox is also giving fans of a chance to test their trivia knowledge of the show. Until September 3, fans can submit their own trivia questions to Shop.Fox.com for “The Truth Is Out There Trivia Contest.” When the show’s official anniversary comes around on September 10, the contest will launch on Fox’s website, ending September 17. Participants who answer the most questions correctly will be automatically entered to win an X-Files prize pack that includes the new Barbie dolls.
To commemorate the occasion, other tie-ins include a new comic from IDW ‘The X-Files: Case Files’ as well as the children’s book ‘The X-Files: Earth Children Are Weird from Quirk Books’.
In addition, Upper Deck has also associated with Fox to create Legendary Encounters, a deck-building game that lets fans play as Mulder, Scully, Skinner, Doggett, or Reyes to uncover evidence about the great conspiracy.
Started in 1993, the X-Files is an American science fiction drama television series created by Chris Carter. Fox Mulder who believes in extraterrestrial life forms and the paranormal and Dana Scully, a doctor and a sceptic, are FBI agents who investigate cases that consist of elements of the supernatural.