Flash Gordon by Jim Keefe – Story Index

  • 1. Demon From the Dark Dimension: 01/21/1996 – 4/21/1996
  • 2. Nightfall on Mongo: 4/28/1996 – 8/25/1996
  • 3. The Way it Began: 9/1/1996 – 9/29/1996
  • 4. The Return of Ming: 10/6/1996 – 12/22/1996
  • 5. Durok’s Revenge: 12/29/1996 – 5/11/1997
  • 6. Lair of the Damned: 5/18/1997 – 7/13/1997
  • 7. Wartog: 7/20/1997 – 10/12/1997
  • 8. Alania Under Siege: 10/19/1997 – 5/3/1998
  • 9. Traitor In Our Midst: 5/10/1998 – 10/18/1998
  • 10. The Way It Began: 10/25/1998 – 11/1/1998
    (a condensed version of 9/8/1996 – 9/29/1996)
  • 11. Shadowland: 11/8/1998 – 1/3/1999
  • 12. Return To Syk: 1/10/1999 – 3/28/1999
  • 13. Back to Earth: 4/4/1999 – 10/31/1999
  • 14. Garden of Evil: 11/7/1999 – 12/19/1999
  • 15. Gallery Page: 12/26/1999
    (Spotlight of Flash Gordon artists throughout the years)
  • 16. The Way It Began: 1/2/2000 – 1/9/2000
    (Reprinting 10/25/1998 – 11/1/1998)
  • 17. To Melt a Queen’s Heart: 1/16/2000 – 6/18/2000
  • 18. Operation: Escape: 6/25/2000 – 8/6/2000
  • 19. Peace Offering: 8/13/2000 – 11/5/2000
  • 20. Secret Agent X-9: 11/12/2000 to 6/17/2001
  • 21. Nesting Ground: 6/24/2001 – 8/12/2001
  • 22. Flashback: 8/19/2001 – 10/28/2001
    (In depth retelling of Flash’s origin story)
  • 23. Slithers: 11/4/2001 – 5/12/2002
  • 24. Crowning Glory: 5/19/2002 – 8/18/2002
  • 25. Hatchlings: 8/25/2002 – 9/22/2002
  • 26. Tournament of Death: 9/29/2002 – 3/16/2003

Reprinted Stories

Stories #27-#45 reprint Jim Keefe’s original run but skips around a little
at the beginning before running consecutively starting with story #32 (reprinting story #12). Note: The exception being Story #15 which was skipped as it was a one page gallery of artists.

  • 27. The Way It Began: 3/23/2003 – 3/30/2003 
    (Reprinting Story 10: 10/25/1998 – 11/1/1998)
  • 28. Wartog: 4/6/2003 – 6/29/2003 
    (Reprinting Story 7: 7/20/1997 – 10/12/1997)
  • 29. Demon From the Dark Dimension: 7/6/2003 – 9/28/2003 
    (Reprinting Story 1: 01/28/1996 – 4/21/1996)

  • 30. Traitor In Our Midst: 10/5/2003 – 3/14/2004 
    (Reprinting Story 9: 5/10/1998 – 10/18/1998)

  • 31. The Way It Began: 3/21/2004 – 3/28/2004 
    (Reprinting Story 10: 10/25/1998 – 11/1/1998)

  • 32. Return to Syk: 4/4/2004 – 6/20/2004 
    (Reprinting Story 12: 1/10/1999 – 3/28/1999)

  • 33. Back to Earth: 6/27/2004 – 1/23/2005 
    (Reprinting Story 13: 4/4/1999 – 10/31/1999)

  • 34. Garden of Evil: 1/30/2005 – 3/13/2005 
    (Reprinting Story 14: 11/7/1999 – 12/19/1999)

  • 35. The Way It Began: 3/20/2005 – 3/27/2005 
    (Reprinting Story 16: 1/2/2000 – 1/9/2000)

  • 36. To Melt a Queen’s Heart: 4/3/2005 – 9/4/2005 
    (Reprinting Story 17: 1/16/2000 – 6/18/2000)

  • 37. Operation: Escape: 9/11/2005 – 10/23/2005 
    (Reprinting Story 18: 6/25/2000 – 8/6/2000)

  • 38. Peace Offering: 10/30/2005 – 1/22/2006 
    (Reprinting Story 19: 8/13/2000 – 11/5/2000)
  • 39. Secret Agent X-9: 1/29/2006 to 9/3/2006 
    (Reprinting Story 20: 11/12/2000 – 6/17/2001)
  • 40. Nesting Ground: 9/10/2006 to 10/29/2006 
    (Reprinting Story 21: 6/24/2001 – 8/12/2001)
  • 41. Flashback: 11/5/2006 to 1/14/2007 
    (Reprinting Story 22: 8/19/2001 – 10/28/2001)
  • 42. Slithers: 1/21/2007 – 7/29/2007 
    (Reprinting Story 23: 11/4/2001 – 5/12/2002)
  • 43. Crowning Glory: 8/5/2007 – 11/4/2007 
    (Reprinting Story 24: 5/19/2002 – 8/18/2002)
  • 44. Hatchlings: 11/11/2007 – 12/9/2007 
    (Reprinting Story 25: 8/25/2002 – 9/22/2002)
  • 45. Tournament of Death: 12/16/2007 – 6/1/2008 
    (Reprinting Story 26: 9/29/2002 – 3/16/2003)

Story #46 begins with Jim Keefe’s first story, Demon From the Dark Dimension, with following stories running consecutively. Story #15 which was a one page gallery of artists and story #16 which reprints the origin were skipped.

This run has minor color touch ups/corrections that differ from the original. 
In some case there is also changes in the art where needed. For example…

Flash Gordon for July 25,1999
Flash Gordon for December 4, 2011
Flash Gordon for January 6, 2019

For backstory on these particular strips, go to Flash Gordon is Trumped.


  • 46. Demon From the Dark Dimension: 6/8/2008 – 8/31/2008 
    (Reprinting Story 1: 01/28/1996 – 4/21/1996)
  • 47. Nightfall on Mongo: 9/7/2008 – 1/4/2009 
    (Reprinting Story 2: 4/28/1996 – 8/25/1996)
  • 48. The Way it Began: 1/11/2009 – 2/8/2009 
    (Reprinting Story 3: 9/1/1996 – 9/29/1996)
  • 49. The Return of Ming: 2/15/2009 – 5/3/2009 
    (Reprinting Story 4: 10/6/1996 – 12/22/1996)
  • 50. Durok’s Revenge: 5/10/2009 – 9/20/2009 
    (Reprinting Story 5: 12/29/1996 – 5/11/1997)
  • 51. Liar of the Damned: 9/27/2009 – 11/22/2009 
    (Reprinting Story 6: 5/18/1997 – 7/13/1997)
  • 52. Wartog: 11/29/2009 – 2/21/2010 
    (Reprinting Story 7: 7/20/1997 – 10/12/1997)
  • 53. Alania Under Siege: 2/28/2010 – 9/12/2010 
    (Reprinting Story 8: 10/19/1997 – 5/3/1998)
  • 54. Traitor In Our Midst: 9/19/2010 – 2/27/2011 
    (Reprinting Story 9: 5/10/1998 – 10/18/1998)
  • 55. The Way it Began: 3/6/2011 – 3/13/2011 
    (Reprinting Story 10: 10/25/1998 – 11/1/1998)
  • 56. Shadowland: 3/20/2011 – 5/15/2011 
    (Reprinting Story 11: 11/8/1998 – 1/3/1999)
  • 57. Return To Syk: 5/22/2011 – 8/7/2011 
    (Reprinting Story 12: 1/10/1999 – 3/28/1999)
  • 58. Back to Earth: 8/14/2011 – 3/11/2012 
    (Reprinting Story 13: 4/4/1999 – 10/31/1999)
  • 59. Garden of Evil: 3/18/2012 – 4/29/2012 
    (Reprinting Story 14: 11/7/1999 – 12/19/1999)
  • 60. To Melt a Queen’s Heart: 5/6/2012 – 10/7/2012 
    (Reprinting Story 17: 1/16/2000 – 6/18/2000)
  • 61. Operation: Escape: 10/14/2012 – 11/25/2012 
    (Reprinting Story 18: 6/25/2000 – 8/6/2000)
  • 62. Peace Offering: 12/2/2012 – 2/24/2013 
    (Reprinting Story 19: 8/13/2000 – 11/5/2000)
  • 63. Secret Agent X-9: 3/3/2012 – 10/6/2013 
    (Reprinting Story 20: 11/12/2000 to 6/17/2001)
  • 64. Nesting Ground: 10/13/2013 – 12/01/2013 
    (Reprinting Story 21: 6/24/2001 – 8/12/2001)
  • 65. Flashback: 12/08/2013 – 2/16/2014 
    (Reprinting Story 22: 8/19/2001 – 10/28/2001)
    (In depth retelling of Flash’s origin story)
  • 66. Slithers: 2/23/2014 – 8/31/2014
    (Reprinting Story 23: 11/4/2001 – 5/12/2002)
  • 67. Crowning Glory: 9/7/2014 – 12/7/2014 
    (Reprinting Story 24: 5/19/2002 – 8/18/2002)
  • 68. Hatchlings: 12/14/2014 – 1/11/2015 
    (Reprinting Story 25: 8/25/2002 – 9/22/2002)
  • 69. Tournament of Death: 1/18/2015 – 7/5/2015 
    (Reprinting Story 26: 9/29/2002 – 3/16/2003)
  • 70. Demon From the Dark Dimension: 7/12/2015 – 10/4/2015 
    (Reprinting Story 1: 01/28/1996 – 4/21/1996)
  • 71. Nightfall on Mongo: 10/11/2015 – 2/7/2016 
    (Reprinting Story 2: 4/28/1996 – 8/25/1996)
  • 72. The Way it Began: 2/14/2016 – 3/13/2016 
    (Reprinting Story 3: 9/1/1996 – 9/29/1996)
  • 73. The Return of Ming: 3/20/2016 – 6/5/2016 
    (Reprinting Story 4: 10/6/1996 – 12/22/1996)
  • 74. Durok’s Revenge: 6/12/2016 – 10/23/2016 
    (Reprinting Story 5: 12/29/1996 – 5/11/1997)
  • 75. Liar of the Damned: 10/30/2016 – 12/25/2016 
    (Reprinting Story 6: 5/18/1997 – 7/13/1997)
  • 76. Wartog: 1/1/2017 – 3/26/2017 
    (Reprinting Story 7: 7/20/1997 – 10/12/1997)
  • 77. Alania Under Siege: 4/2/2017 – 10/15/2017 
    (Reprinting Story 8: 10/19/1997 – 5/3/1998)
  • 78. Traitor In Our Midst: 10/22/2017 – 4/1/2018 
    (Reprinting Story 9: 5/10/1998 – 10/18/1998)
  • 79. The Way it Began: 4/8/2018 – 4/15/2018 
    (Reprinting Story 10: 10/25/1998 – 11/1/1998)
  • 80. Shadowland: 4/22/2018 – 6/17/2018 
    (Reprinting Story 11: 11/8/1998 – 1/3/1999)
  • 81. Return To Syk: 6/24/2018 – 9/9/2018 
    (Reprinting Story 12: 1/10/1999 – 3/28/1999)
  • 82. Back to Earth: 9/16/2018 – 4/14/2019 
    (Reprinting Story 13: 4/4/1999 – 10/31/1999)
  • 34. Garden of Evil: 4/21/2019 – 6/2/2019
    (Reprinting Story 14: 11/7/1999 – 12/19/1999)

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About Jim Keefe

Jim Keefe is the current artist of the Sally Forth comic strip, he is also the writer and artist of the Flash Gordon comic strip - both available at ComicsKingdom.com. A graduate of the Joe Kubert School, Keefe likewise teaches Comic Art. Teaching and speaking engagements include SVA in Manhattan, Hofstra’s UCCE Youth Programs, The University of Minnesota and most recently the Minneapolis College of Art and Design.
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