Monday, April 6th, 1936
1: The Planet of Peril
When a mysterious planet comes hurtling through space threatening to destroy Earth, Flash fearlessly meets the challenge. He falls into the clutches of the merciless Ming and is forced to battle for his life against huge, ape-like man-killers.
Monday, April 13th, 1936
2: The Tunnel of Terror
Escaping the threat of the ape-like killers in the arena, Flash must now face a battle with Thun and the Lion Men in a struggle that almost costs him his life.
Monday, April 20th, 1936
3: Captured by Shark Men
After thwarting Ming, who intended to force Dale into marriage, Flash faces the terrors of the dreaded King Kala and his Shark Men.
Monday, April 27th, 1936
4: Battling the Sea Beast
When Aura cuts off the air supply to Kala's underwater palace, Flash rushes to the aid of Dale.
Monday, May 4th, 1936
5: The Destroying Ray
Ming saves the doomed Shark City and delivers Flash and his friends into the hands of the Hawk Men. At the same time, King Vultan plots against the Prince of Justice.
Monday, May 11th, 1936
6: Flaming Torture
Upon landing in Sky City, Flash and his friends are immediately taken prisoner by Vultan, who demands that Dale renounce Flash forever.
Monday, May 18th, 1936
7: Shattering Doom
Flash is threatened by Vultan's atom furnaces and electro-charged mechanical devices.
Monday, May 25th, 1936
8: Tournament of Death
Flash is pitted against his own friend, Prince Barin, in a deadly battle that results in another battle with the Orangopoid.
Monday, June 1st, 1936
9: Fighting the Fire Dragon
Outraged by Flash's defeat of the Orangopoid, Ming orders an injection of "drops of forgetfulness" and sends him to the abode of the sacred Fire Dragon.
Monday, June 8th, 1936
10: The Unseen Peril
Flash's memory is gone, but Zharkov accomplishes a memory restoration.
Monday, June 15th, 1936
11: In the Claws of the Tigron
With the aid of an invisibility machine, Flash releases Vultan, and together they prepare to return to Earth, while enemy Aura makes plans to intercept them.
Monday, June 22nd, 1936
12: Trapped in the Turret
Prince Barin persuades Aura to help with their escape. The Earth party assembles in the Turret House, which is set aflame by fire from a mysterious rocket ship.
Monday, June 29th, 1936
13: Rocketing to Earth
Escaping from the Turret House by an underground passage, Flash and his friends return to an electrically protected laboratory. Ming, under attack by Thun's rocket ship, flees to exile in the Palace of Tao.
Monday, March 21st, 1938
1: New Worlds to Conquer
By means of a powerful Nitron Lamp from Mars, Ming and Azura plot to destroy the Earth. Flash Gordon travels to Mars, where the Martians open fire with a powerful ray gun.
Monday, March 28th, 1938
2: The Living Dead
Attacked by the mystical Queen of Magic, Azura, Flash is forced to land in the Valley of Desolation with the Martians in hot pursuit.
Monday, April 4th, 1938
3: Queen of Magic
Flash and his friends are captured and made slaves by the clay people, and Flash poses as a Martian pilot in order to trick Azura into revealing her magic secrets.
Monday, April 11th, 1938
4: Ancient Enemies
Flash's intention of liberating the clay people is misinterpreted, and he must fight for his life in an aerial dogfight.
Monday, April 18th, 1938
5: The Boomerang
Setting out with Dr. Zharkov's paralyzer gun to rescue Dale from the clay people, Flash and the professor are detected by Ming, who sends a space bomber to capture them ... alive!
Monday, April 25th, 1938
6: Tree-Men of Mars
Flash and his friends seek to enlist the support of the tree people in the war against Ming and Azura, who in turn attempt to turn the tree people against Flash.
Monday, May 2nd, 1938
7: The Prisoner of Mongo
Imprisoned by the tree people in a deep underground cave, Flash learns the secret of Azura's magic and tries to escape.
Monday, May 9th, 1938
8: The Black Sapphire of Kalu
After obtaining the sacred Black Sapphire and imprisoning Queen Azura, Flash attempts to use his newfound magic to destroy the Nitron Lamp.
Monday, May 16th, 1938
9: Symbol of Death
Queen Azura escapes, regains her power and orders her guards to capture Flash.
Monday, May 23rd, 1938
10: Incense of Forgetfulness
Unbeknownst to Flash, Dale Arden is taken prisoner by the tree people and, under the influence of the Incense of Forgetfulness, is forced to take an oath to serve their great god, Kalu.
Monday, May 30th, 1938
11: Human Bait
Determined to dispose of the Earthmen for good, Ming and Azura prepare a trap for Flash and Dr. Zharkov, who try to revive Dale.
Monday, June 6th, 1938
12: Ming the Merciless
After capturing Ming and Azura on the way to the clay people, the merciless one unfolds his bat wings and escapes.
Monday, June 13th, 1938
13: The Miracle of Magic
Ming returns to the palace and commands the bombing squadron to stop Flash and Azura, forcing them to seek refuge among the rocks. The clay people are restored, but Ming continues his attempts to annihilate them.
Monday, June 20th, 1938
14: A Beast at Bay
With the support of a Martian pilot, Flash makes his way to Ming's palace and turns the Martians against the evil villain.
Monday, June 27th, 1938
15: An Eye for an Eye
With Ming's own men turning against him and the destruction of the Nitron Lamp accomplished, Flash and his friends return to Earth to a well-dressed heroes' welcome.
Sunday, March 3rd, 1940
1: The Purple Death
When a ravaging plague, the Purple Death, strikes Earth, it is believed that Ming the Merciless is behind it. Flash starts off for Ming's headquarters to begin one of the most devastating battles of his career.
Sunday, March 10th, 1940
2: Freezing Torture
With one last chance to save mankind, an antidote for the Purple Death is discovered in the unbearably cold land of Frigia. Flash heads there with one of Ming's shops in hot pursuit.
Sunday, March 17th, 1940
3: Walking Bombs
While on a fateful mission to bring back the antidote to the Purple Death, Polarite, Flash and his party are attacked by the "walking bombs," an army of mechanical men.
Sunday, March 24th, 1940
4: The Destroying Ray
After gathering enough Polarite to counteract the death dust of the Purple Death, Flash rescues Dale and Dr. Zharkov from a destroying ray as they return to Earth.
Sunday, March 31st, 1940
5: The Palace of Terror
Flash returns to Ming's palace and successfully rescues Dale and Dr. Zharkov -- only to find that they are being attacked by Prince Barin, who mistakes them for his enemy, Ming.
Sunday, April 7th, 1940
6: Flaming Death
With the aid of Dr. Zharkov's new thermal-control construction, Flash attempts to disengage one of Ming's fiery projectiles that threatens to destroy Prince Barin's kingdom.
Sunday, April 14th, 1940
7: The Land of the Dead
In an attempt to eliminate Flash and his friends, the merciless Emperor Ming sets a time bomb on the Devil's Dome. Flash lands in the Land of the Dead unaware of the bomb -- and of the Rock Men, who are watching his every move.
Sunday, April 21st, 1940
8: The Fiery Abyss
Barely escaping the clutches of the Rock King, Flash and Dr. Zharkov discover that the Rock Prince is being held by a giant magnetic force and plan his rescue.
Sunday, April 28th, 1940
9: The Pool of Peril
Leaving the Land of the Dead, Flash and his crew accompany Prince Barin to Ming's palace to rescue Princess Aura. Ming's guards trap them and sound the alarm.
Sunday, May 5th, 1940
10: The Death Mist
Ming the Merciless dispatches gas bombers to destroy Prince Barin's palace. As the planes start their bombing, Flash battles to thwart the attack.
Sunday, May 12th, 1940
11: Stark Treachery
Dale and Princess Aura are being held captive in an electrically trapped room, which Flash must penetrate to free them.
Sunday, May 19th, 1940
12: Doom of the Dictator
Using Ming's own weapon against Ming himself, Flash succeeds in aiming the deadly Solarite ship toward the enemy tower, bringing about the fiery doom of the evil emperor.