X-Files Cover A 'Year Zero'
(Part 4)

by Karl Kessel
X-Files Cover SUB

Long Island, New York, 1946: fearing for her life, Dorothy Sears gives Bing and Millie their latest ‘mission’ from Mr Xero: a missing person case whose victim bears an uncanny resemblance to Dorothy. By using her second sight, Dorothy is able to provide details of how the missing woman was murdered by her husband. Later, Bing and Ellie watch over Dorothy as they celebrate New Year’s Eve; but then Mr Xero returns, and the encounter has fatal results…

Egg Harbour City, New Jersey, today: Mr Zero reveals that Dell Spoon’s mother was Dorothy Sears, and how the ‘Ambrosiac’ in her system prevented her from aging at a normal rate. Zero is trying to find Dorothy so that he can collect on a deal she made, but Dorothy is a blind spot in his powers, so Zero needs Spoon to locate her for him. Mulder and Scully set off to locate Spoon’s mother, unaware that she has just turned up at the local diner. Elsewhere Spoon makes a discovery in the woods…

Art by Greg Scott and Vic Malhotra
Colours by Mat Lopes
Letters by Chris Mowry
Executive Producer Chris Carter

*Featuring Special Agent Fox 'Spooky' Mulder and Special Agent Dana Scully, and Special Agent Bing Ellinson and Special Employee Millie Ohio

*Published by Dark Horse Comics, October 2014