fxguide.com | March 7, 2016 | Original Article
Since The X-Files last screened on TV some 14 years ago, much has changed in the small screen landscape. For one, broadcast resolution is higher and audiences are perhaps more immersed in cinematic-like episodic TV. Now, Chris Carter’s ground breaking alien sci-fi series has just completed a new tenth season and with came some new, and not so new, approaches to making the show. This included the visual effects, which had to walk the line between taking advantage of the multitude of advancements in CG and compositing since the last series and remaining true to the visuals people remembered.