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Description

Based upon the successful television series The X-Files, Resist or Serve acts as 3 new episodes in the show's 7th season. The game features music from the series as well as voice acting by the show's stars.

As is routine for the team of paranormal investigators, Fox Mulder and Dana Scully travel to a small town in the Rocky Mountains to dig into the source of some strange and unexplained murders. The two prime suspects are girls accused of practicing witchcraft, but Mulder believes there's more to the story. Each episode has two acts, and takes players from secret facilities, to FBI headquarters, to a remote location in Siberia in search of the truth.

Gameplay is similar to the Resident Evil series. A fixed camera tracks the player and changes angles at specified points in the room. Control is similar, and players lock on to enemies to fire, and cannot move while shooting. Each episode can be played as either Mulder or Scully, with a few different locations and challenges (such as autopsies and puzzles for Scully) for each side of the story.

Bonus content includes brief videos of the dialogue recordings and concept art for the game.

Screenshots

The X-Files: Resist or Serve PlayStation 2 Off to find Scully.
The X-Files: Resist or Serve PlayStation 2 Brief puzzle where Scully creates an antidote.
The X-Files: Resist or Serve PlayStation 2 Your flashlight helps light the way.
The X-Files: Resist or Serve PlayStation 2 Mulder's version of the episode takes him to different locations.

Promo Images

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Alternate Titles

  • "Akte X: Resist or Serve" -- German title

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I want to believe Terrence Bosky (5463) 4.33 Stars4.33 Stars4.33 Stars4.33 Stars4.33 Stars

Critic Reviews

Sci-Fi Online 2004 9 out of 10 90
UGO (UnderGroundOnline) Apr 18, 2004 B 75
Armchair Empire, The May 14, 2004 7.5 out of 10 75
Game Over Online May 04, 2004 71 out of 100 71
Darkstation May 06, 2004 7 out of 10 70
Science Fiction Weekly Apr 05, 2004 B- 67
Just Adventure Aug 23, 2004 B- 67
Boomtown Jul 18, 2004 6 out of 10 60
GameSpy Apr 05, 2004 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
GameZone Mar 28, 2004 5 out of 10 50

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Trivia

Thomas "Tom" Schnauz, who wrote the script and dialogue for the game, was also a writer for the series and "The Lone Gunmen."

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Jeanne (76519) added The X-Files: Resist or Serve (PlayStation 2) on Jun 09, 2004