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Released in 1980 as Queen's tenth album. Released 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 USA and Mexican LP issues have a different innersleeve and an extra double sided insert with lyrics and a Ming picture from the film.
The Venezuelan LP issue has a gatefold sleeve.
Turkey has a unique sleeve with a live photo on the front.
Taiwan has the front and back sleeves reversed and has a blue colored back sleeve in a pvc outer sleeve.
The USA has a 1991 CD re-issue with a bonus track. Available with and without a longbox.
Re-issued on CD in Europe and Japan in 1993-1994.
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).

  

above: the front and back sleeves of the UK LP issue

  

above: the front and back sleeves of the LP issue from Chile

  

above: the front and back sleeves of the LP issue from Taiwan

  

above: the front and back sleeves of the Mexican LP issue



above: the front sleeve of the Turkish LP issue



above: the front sleeve of the USA cassette issue

  

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



above: the sleeve of the Uruguayan cassette issue

  

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

     

above: the front and back sleeves and the disc of the Japanese 2004 CD issue

Album info
LP tracklisting
  Side One:
  1. Flash's Theme (May) 3:29
  2. In The Space Capsule (The Love Theme) (Taylor) 2:42
  3. Ming's Theme (In The Court Of Ming The Merciless) (Mercury) 2:40
  4. The Ring (Hypnotic Seduction Of Dale) (Mercury) 0:57
  5. Football Fight (Mercury) 1:28
  6. In The Death Cell (Love Theme Reprise) (May) 2:24
  7. Execution Of Flash (Deacon) 1:05
  8. The Kiss (Aura Resurrects Flash) (Mercury) 1:44
  Side Two:
  9. Arboria (Planet Of The Tree Men) (Deacon) 1:41
10. Escape From The Swamp (Taylor) 1:43
11. Flash To The Rescue (May) 2:44
12. Vultan's Theme (Attack Of The Hawk Men) (Mercury) 1:12
13. Battle Theme (May) 2:18
14. The Wedding March (May) 0:56
15. Marriage Of Dale And Ming (And Flash Approaching) (May/Taylor) 2:04
16. Crash Dive On Mingo City (May) 1:00
17. Flash's Theme reprise (Victory Celebrations) (May) 1:23
18. The Hero (May) 3:31

USA 1991 CD tracklisting
  1. Flash's Theme (May) 3:29
  2. In The Space Capsule (The Love Theme) (Taylor) 2:42
  3. Ming's Theme (In The Court Of Ming The Merciless) (Mercury) 2:40
  4. The Ring (Hypnotic Seduction Of Dale) (Mercury) 0:57
  5. Football Fight (Mercury) 1:28
  6. In The Death Cell (Love Theme Reprise) (May) 2:24
  7. Execution Of Flash (Deacon) 1:05
  8. The Kiss (Aura Resurrects Flash) (Mercury) 1:44
  9. Arboria (Planet Of The Tree Men) (Deacon) 1:41
10. Escape From The Swamp (Taylor) 1:43
11. Flash To The Rescue (May) 2:44
12. Vultan's Theme (Attack Of The Hawk Men) (Mercury) 1:12
13. Battle Theme (May) 2:18
14. The Wedding March (May) 0:56
15. Marriage Of Dale And Ming (And Flash Approaching) (May/Taylor) 2:04
16. Crash Dive On Mingo City (May) 1:00
17. Flash's Theme reprise (Victory Celebrations) (May) 1:23
18. The Hero (May) 3:31
19. Flash's Theme (1991 Remix) (May) 6:42

USA 1991 cassette tracklisting
  Side One:
  1. Flash's Theme (May) 3:29
  2. In The Space Capsule (The Love Theme) (Taylor) 2:42
  3. Ming's Theme (In The Court Of Ming The Merciless) (Mercury) 2:40
  4. The Ring (Hypnotic Seduction Of Dale) (Mercury) 0:57
  5. Football Fight (Mercury) 1:28
  6. In The Death Cell (Love Theme Reprise) (May) 2:24
  7. Execution Of Flash (Deacon) 1:05
  8. The Kiss (Aura Resurrects Flash) (Mercury) 1:44
  Side Two:
  9. Arboria (Planet Of The Tree Men) (Deacon) 1:41
10. Escape From The Swamp (Taylor) 1:43
11. Flash To The Rescue (May) 2:44
12. Vultan's Theme (Attack Of The Hawk Men) (Mercury) 1:12
13. Battle Theme (May) 2:18
14. The Wedding March (May) 0:56
15. Marriage Of Dale And Ming (And Flash Approaching) (May/Taylor) 2:04
16. Crash Dive On Mingo City (May) 1:00
17. Flash's Theme reprise (Victory Celebrations) (May) 1:23
18. The Hero (May) 3:31

Liner notes
Music by Queen
John Deacon (bass guitar, guitar, synth)
Roger Taylor (drums, vocals, synth)
Brian May (guitar, vocals, sytnth)
Freddie Mercury (lead vocals, synth)

Album produced by May-Mack for Queen Productions 1980
Executive Producers - Queen

Mix-down Engineering by Mack and Alan Douglas

Original Recordings engineered by Alan Douglas at The Town House, The
Music Centre and Advision, except 'The Hero' by Mack at Utopia Studios
Music arranged by Queen

Additional Orchestral Arrangements by Howard Blake: conducted by Howard Blake recorded by John Richards and Eric Tomlinson at Anvil Studios

All other Arrangements by Queen

Queen Photos - Neil Preston

Artwork - Cream

Single releases
Flash

Other notes
Thanks to Karim Navarrini for the Turkish LP sleeve.
Thanks to Cristhian Fuenzalida for the Chile LP issue.

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