Fox is streaming (almost) every episode of The X-Files for free

The resilient sci-fi series' 11th season premieres on Wednesday

THE X-FILES: L-R: Mitch Pileggi, David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson and William B. Davis. The next mind-bending chapter of THE X-FILES debuts with a special two-night event beginning Sunday, Jan. 24 (10:00-11:00 PM ET/7:00-8:00 PM PT), following the NFC CHAMPIONSHIP GAME, and continuing with its time period premiere on Monday, Jan. 25 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT). ©2015 Fox Broadcasting Co. Cr: Frank Ockenfels/FOX

    Season 11 of The X-Files arrives next Wednesday, January 3rd, and Fox is here to make sure you’re all caught up on the series’ innumerable twists and turns. Right now, U.S. viewers can watch every episode (well, almost) of the iconic sci-fi series for free on the network’s website.

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    Yep, teach yourself to believe all over again by binging the entire series from top to bottom. There’s one snag, however: for some reason, two season three episodes—”Paper Clip” and “731”—require a cable subscription. They’re good, alien-filled ones, too, so that’s a bummer.

    Before you hit play, check out the season 11 trailer below.