"Y2K Redux" is a limited series that revisits the Year 2000 in an alternate reality where the Millennium Bug caused havoc and a mysterious pandemic put the world into apocalyptic sleep. In "The Darkening of the Fifth Sun", New Age reporter Roxie Gibson narrates the chaotic events in Mexico as they unfold on January 1st, 2000. Roxie and Eligio Melgar, an expert in Aztec mythology, go on a journey throughout Mexico and try to enter the USA. In "Dawn of a Sleeping World", the apocalyptic leader Ezekiel tries to rally people into his cult. Roxie continues her saga in Mexico. Radio hosts Luke Marlowe and Monique Toussaint present the grim news of the collapse of technology, society and human health, but promise to keep the public informed as long as their station can run.