It ain’t hard. You come up with some text & direction:
Meet Flash Gordon.
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Flash is great at everything on Earth (as long as it’s not important).
He just crash-landed his space-plane in some place called Arboria, where a blue archer guy named Prince Barin believes he and his friends are “royal historians” from the oppressive Ming regime of Mongo.
The historian thing was Dale Arden’s idea. (She’s smarter than Flash.)
Professor Zarkov’s here too. Mostly drinking.
You send that over to Jason Ullmeyer at Dynamite, along with a crummy thumbnail:
He sends back this:
Then you go get more coffee.