The Best X-files Episodes (Imho)

Before the end of 2015, I rewatched the entire series in order. Here's the results (spoiler alert: season 9 was not their finest hour). ⭐️s denote the best of the best. I know, I'm a dork.
  1. Pilot (1)
  2. Tooms (1)
  3. Duane Barry / Ascension (2) ⭐️
  4. Irresistible (2)
  5. Anasazi (2)
  6. Paper Clip (3) ⭐️
  7. Clyde Bruckman's Final Repose (3)
  8. Pusher (3) ⭐️
  9. Wetwired (3)
  10. Paper Hearts (4)
  11. Tunguska (4)
  12. Never Again (4)
  13. Momento Mori (4) ⭐️
  14. Small Potatoes (4)
  15. Demons (4)
  16. Bad Blood (5) ⭐️
  17. Folie a Deux (5) ⭐️
  18. Drive (6)
  19. Triangle (6)
  20. Monday (6) ⭐️
  21. Millennium (7)
  22. Je Souhaite (7)
  23. Requiem (7) ⭐️
  24. Within (8)
  25. Without (8)
  26. Essence (8)
  27. Honorable mentions: Beyond the Sea 1, Sein und Zeit/Closure 7, Theef 7, Roadrunners 8, Invocation 8, Deadalive 8, Alive 8