DC Entertainment has announced that the DC Super Hero Girls are kicking off May with a trifecta of events:
- The latest animated short is now available (embedded above). In “Hero of the Month: Supergirl,” the Maid of Might earns a prestigious honor.
- This Saturday, May 7, 2016, is Free Comic Book Day, and the DC Super Hero Girls will get their own FCBD comic book DC Super Hero Girls #1 FCBD Special Edition.Â Written by Shea Fontana with art by Yancey Labat, the issue features two stories from the upcoming original graphic novel DC Super Hero Girls: Finals Crisis. For more info, check out the DC press blog.
- The DC Super Hero Girls will appear on Food Network’s Cupcake Wars on Monday, May 9, 2016, at 9:00 PM/8:00 PM Central Time. The episode will pit kids vs. adults in a DC Super Hero Girls-themed episode with guest judges to include Ashley Eckstein (the voice actor of the Cheetah in the DC Super Hero Girls shorts and of Ahsoka Tano in Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars Rebels) and Shea Fontana (writer of the DC Super Hero Girls series and the aforementioned DC Super Hero Girls: Finals Crisis graphic novel). The DC press blog has more details about this special episode of Cupcake Wars, too.