Everyone in Arcadia knows: commit a crime, and sooner or later X will come for you. But how to get his attention if you want to die _right now_? And what if the notorious vigilante doesn't want to execute a willing victim? It's a clash of wills as X's newest, most formidable nemesis takes the stage! * A wild new arc begins! * Swierczynski and Nguyen at the top of their game! * Cover by Dave Wilkins! "This is finely crafted mayhem from Dark Horse." -Den of Geek ![Project Black Sky](http://images.darkhorse.com/digital/common/pbs.png "Project Black Sky")
Carmine Tango, the ruthless supercriminal obsessed with astrology, has returned to Arcadia! When his army stages a citywide blackout and begins looting the city, X takes to the streets . . . but as Leigh soon discovers, X and Tango have a historythis fight is personal! * A new look into X's shadowy origin! "I'm really sold on this sick and twisted world of _X_."-Comic Bastards ![Project Black Sky](http://images.darkhorse.com/digital/common/pbs.png "Project Black Sky")
X's hands were already full with Carmine Tango . . . then Gamble reappeared! X thought he killed this suave assassin years ago, but the luck-obsessed murderer is still a player, taking his chances on revenge! Welcome to Arcadia, where the odds are bad . . . and the bads are odd! * The battle for Arcadia builds towards a chaotic climax! "Looking for a crime comic with a lot of grit, some interesting plot developments and a kickass hero? This is it."-Adventures in Poor Taste ![Project Black Sky](http://images.darkhorse.com/digital/common/pbs.png "Project Black Sky")
X faces his greatest challenge of the series as _four_ villainssuicidal maniac Deathwish, stargazing supercriminal Carmine Tango, risk-taking assassin Gamble, and a _new_ threat no one suspectedconverge on Arcadia's lone vigilante . . . but the cruelest stab of all comes from a friend! * The bullet-ridden, lacerated climax of the Siege� arc! * Cover by Garry Brown (_The Massive_)!
Betrayed by his friends and stripped of his mask, X will have to crawl from an iron prison to wrench his city from Tango's stranglehold. But a new gang, unlike any Arcadia has seen before, may be more than even X can handle! A new episode in the Project Black Sky event begins here! * X confronts Deathwishwill he finally get what he wants? ![Project Black Sky](http://images.darkhorse.com/digital/common/pbs.png "Project Black Sky")
A merciless and unstoppable army calling themselves the Chosen� have invaded Arcadia, starting a full-fledged war with Carmine Tango's forces. They're looking for something . . . or _someone_. X has recovered from Tango's torment and is ready to pound some answers out of both parties! * A game-changing new villaina new chapter in the Project Black Sky event!
With Arcadia in the grip of a war between the old gangs and the newly arrived militia known as The Chosen,� mob boss Carmine Tango arranges a meeting with a visiting billionaire. When X crashes the party, he'll discover an enemy categorically unlike any he's ever faced! I like where _X_ is headed and have bought in to Swierczynski and Nguyen's world, lock, stock and bloody barrel!�Unleash the Fanboy
X has faced some tough foes in his vigilante careerbut even Berkshire, Deathwish, and the Dogs of War were still regular humans! Now, a case of mistaken identity has pitted X against the immense (and immensely powerful) Archon . . . in a fight that will bring Arcadia to its knees! * A crucial chapter in the Project Black Sky event! I like where _X_ is headed and have bought in to Swierczynski and Nguyen's world, lock, stock, and bloody barrel!�Unleash the Fanboy
When Leigh Ferguson's high school friend becomes the latest victim of the Skin Traders�a mysterious band of surgically modified thugs who slice skin from their abducted victimsshe knows X is the only person in Arcadia who can stop them. The only question is: who's got thicker skin? * With a shocking Easter egg for longtime readers! * Perfect jumping on point for new readers.
**THE DOCTOR IS IN_SANE!** X has been abducted by the Skin Traders! Their gruesome, animal-faced leader is determined to get a slice of X's famously resilient flesh. While Leigh and Ruidoso mobilize to track down X's whereabouts, X fights tooth and nail to keep a deranged doctor from getting under his skin! Dark Horse's _X_ is really hitting its stride and readers should get on board immediately.�Unleash the Fanboy
**The perverse pig-man� unmasked!** A nameless man, scarred from an encounter with the Skin Traders, is wheeled into the hospitalonly Leigh Ferguson knows that this John Doe is none other than Arcadia's most wanted, X! But the sicko surgeon that sliced him up is closing in to finish the job. Dark Horse's _X_ is really hitting its stride and readers should get on board immediately.�Unleash the Fanboy
**THIS PATIENT HAS LOST HIS PATIENCE!** The Skin Traders and their psycho leader, Dr. Heide, have tracked X to a besieged Arcadia hospital! Horrifically injured, X will have to use every dirty trick in his playbook to barbecue Pig Man and his snorting henchmen! Swierczynski and Nguyen serve up wall-to-wall action! * The final installment of the Flesh and Blood� arc! Swierczynski has hit his stride, making _X_ one of my favourite monthly reads.�Geeks Unleashed
**MARKED FOR DEATH!** The last time the Archon showed up in Arcadia, it was to deliver the beating of X's life. X vowed that if the Archon ever showed his face in his city again, it would be for the last time. So when an enigmatic masked man arrives in town sniffing around for information on the Archon, he gains X's full attention, whether he wants it or not! Be here for the first issue of the _Marked for Death_ saga that starts in _X_ and concludes in _Captain Midnight_!
**Cover by Rafael Albuquerque!** The Archon returns to Arcadia to settle an old score with an enigmatic masked man called the Mark, and X is caught in the middle! But what can one man do to subdue two seemingly unstoppable titans whose skin can stop bullets? * Marked for Death� part 1, chapter 2!
**A NEW VIGILANTE IN TOWN!** The city zone destroyed in the battle between the Archon and the Mark has become an insane asylum, as a new, highly addictive drug gains control of ordinary Arcadians. X goes on the hunt for the operation's ringleader, but a rival vigilantea shadowy woman from X's paststands in his way! I've come to enjoy seeing the man called X kill everything in sight in the name of his mission. I hope it doesn't end anytime soon.�Bloody Disgusting
With help from Leigh, Ruidoso, and his strange new ally, X is ready to take on the predatory drug lord Gundog . . . but another call of duty beckons, this time from _outside_ Arcadia. Is the man who gave his entire life for his city willing to leave it behind? I've come to enjoy seeing the man called X kill everything in sight in the name of his mission.�Bloody Disgusting
Ruidoso and his partners have Leigh safely in custody, but Lt. Setter and his Dogs of War will stoop to any low to snatch her away. The struggle within the police force erupts into a full-on firefight when X shows up to enforce his _own_ law-and what he does next will shock you! * The high-octane series that's been flooring readers! * An intense conclusion to the "Dogs of War" arc! "Nguyen does not hold back. Everything from explosions to knife wounds to headless corpses are all captured with gory accuracy."-Major Spoilers ![Project Black Sky](http://images.darkhorse.com/digital/common/pbs.png "Project Black Sky")
The manipulative Lt. Setter has charged rookie Ruidoso and a team of other honest cops with capturing X, knowing that X's code won't let him fight back lethally. As X battles the Dogs of War in Arcadia's toxic sewers, Ruidoso has to make a choice . . . * The last honest cops in Arcadia do the wrong thing for the right reason! * Join comics' fiercest ongoing series! "If you're in the mood for a dark crime series, _X_ marks the spot."Comic Book Resources ![Project Black Sky](http://images.darkhorse.com/digital/common/pbs.png "Project Black Sky")
The city of Arcadia has a cancer of crime, and X is the surgeon. Now he's turned his scalpel to the Dogs of War, a corrupt unit of violent narcotics officers . . . but when a lone good cop stands in his way, can X remove the tumor without killing the patient? * Comics' fiercest ongoing series! "X is almost certainly not for those who want something tame . . . If you're ready to take a bit of gore, definitely take a look."-Comic Book Resources ![Project Black Sky](http://images.darkhorse.com/digital/common/pbs.png "Project Black Sky")
Disguised as harmless suburbanites, "the Rents" are actually psychotic assassins, determined to take their place at the top of Arcadia's food chain. Leigh delivers X's traditional warning . . . but ends up in a construction site firefight with some _very_ unpleasant soccer moms! * Featuring guest artist Tony Parker (_R.I.P.D.: City of the Damned_)! * Comics' most merciless hero cleans up the mess he made! ![Project Black Sky](http://images.darkhorse.com/digital/common/pbs.png "Project Black Sky")
It's a bloody showdown on Arcadia's rooftops as X is assaulted by the pig- faced Berkshire, a maniac who can no longer feel physical pain! As Leigh fends off a swarm of the city's thugs, Berkshire shatters the lock around X's neck . . . and the mask finally comes off! * A cornerstone of Dark Horse's new superhero line! This is a gleeful bloody spree that executes bullet pace writing and splatterhouse art to bring out one of the most brutal vigilantes in comics today." Comic Book Resources _X_ is a terrific combination of crime drama, vigilante action, and merciless revenge. After reading this issue, you will understand why X is one helluva scary superhero." Bloody Disgusting ![Project Black Sky](http://images.darkhorse.com/digital/common/pbs.png "Project Black Sky")
The vermin of Arcadia's underworld chase Leigh into a literal urban maze. . .and what's waiting at the end ain't cheese! A revived Berkshire's got a beautiful new face and an appetite for revenge, mobilizing the entire police force against X. "Very gritty story here, and that goes for the artwork as well! Bullets flying and blood splattering is on the menu, so if that's your thing, don't miss out!"Comic Attack ![Project Black Sky](http://images.darkhorse.com/digital/common/pbs.png "Project Black Sky")
X has a bone to pick with Arcadia's political kingmaker Berkshire, and the two share some "face time." Meanwhile, Leigh's online expos̩ attracts some murderously angry readers. Swierczynski and Nguyen take on Dark Horse's classic vigilante! X MAKES HIS DARK HORSE RETURN WITH SWIERCZYNSKI! ![Project Black Sky](http://images.darkhorse.com/digital/common/pbs.png "Project Black Sky")
The enigmatic vigilante X has shattered Arcadia's criminal triumvirate, the Three Pigs, and fixed his eye on an even tougher target. But with the police department AND the crime establishment teamed up against him, muckraking blogger Leigh Ferguson may be X's only ally! The brutal story of Dark Horse's bloodiest hero begins anew! * Swierczynski and Nguyen relaunch the classic Dark Horse vigilante! * X is the letter of the law! ![Project Black Sky](http://images.darkhorse.com/digital/common/pbs.png "Project Black Sky")
Three crime lords in the decaying city of Arcadia have received photographic death sentences from the mysterious X Killer.� Their cunning defenses won't stop Arcadia's vigilante from making sure each one of them _suffers_. From the pages of _Dark Horse Presents._ Duane Swierczynski (_Punisher, Godzilla_) and Eric Nguyen brutally relaunch Dark Horse's classic vigilante! * Super Violent! ![Project Black Sky](http://images.darkhorse.com/digital/common/pbs.png "Project Black Sky")
''Chitter'' A missing persons investigation leads Agents Mulder and Scully into a disgusting mess of human sacrifice, enough bugs to keep your skin crawling long after the issue is over, and The X-Files' newest ''Monster of the Month.'' But what is ''The Chittering God,'' and why does it hunger for Dana Scully?
''More Musings of a Cigarette Smoking Man'' The ubiquitous foe of Agents Mulder and Scully has returned from the dead, raising many questions and burying many answers. Find out more about his resurrection, along with his past, in this special stand-alone story, which sets the stage for the next big story arc!
The shifting sands of Saudi Arabia have attracted pilgrims, consumed armies, and made men rich beyond their wildest dreams. But when an ancient weapon is discovered beneath a newly tapped oil field, Agents Mulder and Scully find themselves pulled back into a black game as slippery as the X-Files have ever revealed... and you won't believe who's turning up to join them.
The dreaded ''black oil'' has been tapped in the remote deserts of the Middle East, and divergent forces are massing to contain, control, and even assist the deadly, sentient essence of Earth's once (and future?) alien colonists. But what does it want with Agents Mulder and Scully, what does a rising neo-Syndicate want with it? And why, where, andmost importantlyhow is Alex Krycek involved?!
Pilgrims, Part 4 of 5: Agent Mulder has been infected with black oil, playing host to an alien being seeking to use his knowledge, history, and expertise to unlock something mysteriously and terribly powerful. But Mulder and the would-be alien colonist possessing him aren't the only ones looking for it...
Pilgrims, Part 5 of 5: Flying saucers, the Cigarette Smoking Man, the New Syndicate... this mind-blowing conclusion sets the agenda for the rest of Season 10. Don't miss the series that Geeked Out Nation says holds ''nearly as much quality and charm as its small screen predecessor ever did.''
''Immaculate,'' Part 2 of 2: An abortion clinic bombing has led Scully and Mulder to investigate a right-wing extremist group helmed by a teenage girl who claims to hear the voice of God in her head. But her actions are far from heavenly... Plus, a special guest star you'll never see coming!
G-23, Part 1 of 2: A government plot leads Mulder to ponder his early days as a cadet at Quantico, including his relationship with Diana Fowley and the fateful day that he found the iconic ''I Want to Believe'' poster. But the intrigue goes even further back in time, to when Bill Mulder was partnered with the Cigarette Smoking Man.
''G-23,'' part 2 of 2: A government plot leads Mulder to ponder his early days as a cadet at Quantico, including his relationship with Diana Fowley and the fateful day that he found the iconic ''I Want to Believe'' poster. But the intrigue goes even further back in time, to when Bill Mulder was partnered with the Cigarette Smoking Man.
"Came Back Haunted," Part 1 of 4: A thwarted attack puts a community of refugees at risk, but when a connection to a recent mall shooting is found, Mulder and Scully must determine the cause of the violent outbreaks, why the government is covering it up, and just what the connection to old secrets they'd believed dead and buried really is.