Flash Gordon is the hero of a science fiction adventure comic strip originally drawn by Alex Raymond. First published January 7, 1934, the strip was inspired by and created to compete with the already established Buck Rogers adventure strip. The Flash Gordon comic strip has been translated into a wide variety of media, including motion pictures, television and animated series.
DC Comics – Flash Gordon (1988) #1-9
King-Charlton-Gold Key – Flash Gordon #1-35, King Comics #129
Midtown Comics – Flash Gordon # 00-06 (2008-2009)