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Released in 1980 on LP and cassette and released in 1986 on CD. The LP issue has a non-gatefolded sleeve and a printed innersleeve with photos and lyrics. The first pressing has a mirror sleeve, the later pressing has a normal sleeve.
Argentina has a cassette issue with a different track listing and the group photo has been mirrored.
A few other countries (like New Zealand) also have a different cassette issue.
The USA has a unique reel to reel issue.
Israel has a grey vinyl test pressing.
Ecuador has a unique red vinyl pressing (released in 1981).
Taiwan has a unique sleeve (the innersleeve of the UK pressing is the front sleeve).
Zimbabwe has a blue top on the front sleeve.
The USA has a 1991 CD re-issue with a bonus track. Available with and without a longbox.
Re-issued on CD in the USA as an MFSL issue with a different sleeve and a gold CD. Also released on heavy vinyl in 1993 as a numbered limited edition with a gatefold sleeve.
Re-issued on CD in Europe and Japan in 1993-1994.
Re-issued in Japan on CD in 1998 with a card sleeve.
Re-issued in Japan on CD in 2001 with improved sound quality.
Re-issued in Japan on CD in 2004 with a card sleeve (using the 2001 remasters). The package also includes a mini innersleeve like the original UK vinyl issue. Released in Europe on July 12 2004 (including obi's and Japanese lyrics sheet).
A CD re-issue was planned for Mexico in 2002, but after a few pressed copies they noticed that the sleeve was wrong: a white rectangle was on the front sleeve instead of the photo. This resulted in cancelling the issue. Only a few (20 at most?) pressings survived.
Re-issued in the USA on DVD-audio in May 2003. The backing vocals on Coming Soon have been taken from a different session, because the master tapes of that song were not available at the time of mixing. Only the 5.1 version has these differences.

Due to the fact that first LP pressings (and certain CD re-issues) have a mirror sleeve, it's impossible to show good scans of these sleeves. I therefore simply don't display them or 'fake' them.



above: the front sleeve of the UK LP issue

  

above: the front and back sleeves of the official Korean LP issue

  

above: the front and back sleeves of the pirated Korean LP issue



above: the front sleeve of the Argentinian cassette issue

  

above: the front and back sleeves of the USA 1991 cassette issue

     

above: the front and back sleeves and the reel of the USA reel to reel issue

  

above: the front and back sleeves of the Austrian 1986 CD issue

  

above: the front and back sleeves of the USA 1991 CD issue

  

above: the front and back sleeves of the miss pressed Mexican 2002 CD issue

  

above: the front sleeve and the disc of the Japanese 2004 CD issue

  

above: the front and back sleeves of the USA 2003 DVD-audio issue

Album info
LP tracklisting
  Side One:
  1. Play The Game (Mercury) 3:30
  2. Dragon Attack (May) 4:18
  3. Another One Bites The Dust (Deacon) 3:35
  4. Need Your Loving Tonight (Deacon) 2:48
  5. Crazy Little Thing Called Love (Mercury) 2:44
  Side Two:
  6. Rock It (Prime Jive) (Taylor) 4:31
  7. Don't Try Suicide (Mercury) 3:52
  8. Sail Away Sweet Sister (May) 3:32
  9. Coming Soon (Taylor) 2:50
10. Save Me (May) 3:48

Korean LP tracklisting
  Side One:
  1. Play The Game (Mercury) 3:30
  2. Need Your Loving Tonight (Deacon) 2:48
  3. Crazy Little Thing Called Love (Mercury) 2:44
  4. You Take My Breath Away (Mercury) 5:04
  Side Two:
  5. Rock It (Prime Jive) (Taylor) 4:31
  6. Sail Away Sweet Sister (May) 3:32
  7. Coming Soon (Taylor) 2:50
  8. Save Me (May) 3:48

Argentinian cassette tracklisting
  Side One:
  1. Play The Game (Mercury) 3:30
  2. Dragon Attack (May) 4:18
  3. Another One Bites The Dust (Deacon) 3:35
  4. Need Your Loving Tonight (Deacon) 2:48
  5. Save Me (May) 3:48
  Side Two:
  6. Crazy Little Thing Called Love (Mercury) 2:44
  7. Rock It (Prime Jive) (Taylor) 4:31
  8. Don't Try Suicide (Mercury) 3:52
  9. Sail Away Sweet Sister (May) 3:32
10. Coming Soon (Taylor) 2:50

USA 1991 CD tracklisting
  Side One:
  1. Play The Game (Mercury) 3:30
  2. Dragon Attack (May) 4:18
  3. Another One Bites The Dust (Deacon) 3:35
  4. Need Your Loving Tonight (Deacon) 2:48
  5. Crazy Little Thing Called Love (Mercury) 2:44
  Side Two:
  6. Rock It (Prime Jive) (Taylor) 4:31
  7. Don't Try Suicide (Mercury) 3:52
  8. Sail Away Sweet Sister (May) 3:32
  9. Coming Soon (Taylor) 2:50
10. Save Me (May) 3:48
11. Dragon Attack (1991 Remix) (May) 4:22

2003 DVD-Audio 5.1 tracklisting
  1. Play The Game (Mercury) 3:32
  2. Dragon Attack (May) 4:18
  3. Another One Bites The Dust (Deacon) 3:37
  4. Need Your Loving Tonight (Deacon) 2:49
  5. Crazy Little Thing Called Love (Mercury) 2:44
  6. Rock It (Prime Jive) (Taylor) 4:33
  7. Don't Try Suicide (Mercury) 3:52
  8. Sail Away Sweet Sister (May) 3:33
  9. Coming Soon (Demo Mix) (Taylor) 2:51
10. Save Me (May) 3:51

Liner notes
Produced by Queen
Engineered and Co-produced by Mack
Mastered at Allen Zentz by Mack and Brian Gardener.
Sleeve concept by Queen
Sleeve design by Cream
Photography by Peter Hince and Christopher Hopper
Management by Queen - special thanks to Paul Prenter,
Gerry Stickells, Jim Beach, the staff of Musicland our own crew
Peter Hince, Chris Taylor, Brian Zellis and the people of Munich

This album includes the first appearance of a Synthesizer
(an Oberheim OBX) on a Queen album

Queen office and International Fan Club is at
46 Pembridge Road, London W11

Single releases
Crazy Little Thing Called Love
Save Me
Play The Game
Another One Bites The Dust
Need Your Loving Tonight

Other notes
Thanks to Anders Steen Sørensen for the miss pressed Mexican CD sleeves.

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