Earlier today, DC Entertainment announced the first-ever celebration of their iconic super hero and pop culture icon, Wonder Woman. “Wonder Woman Day” will take place on June 3, the day after the the Wonder Woman film hits theaters nationwide. The celebration is designed to honor the 75-year legacy of everyone’s favorite Amazon Princess.
From the DC Comics website:
More than 2,000 comic retailers, bookstores, libraries and other partners around the world will host “Wonder Woman Day” activities, including distributing free copies of two special edition issues. WONDER WOMAN DAY SPECIAL EDITION #1 reprints WONDER WOMAN #1 by bestselling writer Greg Rucka and artist Liam Sharp. For young readers, DC SUPER HERO GIRLS WONDER WOMAN DAY SPECIAL EDITION #1 features a chapter from the upcoming DC SUPER HERO GIRLS VOL. 3: SUMMER OLYMPUS, written by Shea Fontana with art by Yancey Labat.
DC has teamed up with an array of retail partners including, Barnes & Noble, Books-A-Million, Walmart, Costco and Amazon for exclusive in-store and digital promotions to create the ultimate “Wonder Woman Day” experience. Cross-divisional activities will also include Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and Warner Bros. Consumer Products, alongside key partners including Six Flags Theme Parks, to further spotlight the groundbreaking DC Super Hero.
But that’s not all! Between May 29 and June 3, the digital series, DC All Access, will host a series of Wonder Woman segments leading up to Wonder Woman Day. These segments will include interviews with comic book artists and writers. Fans can also download the official “Wonder Woman Day” activity kit which includes comic book activity sheets, coloring pages, trivia, and games.
You can visit DCAllAccess.com to download the DC All Access mobile app which has more details on “Wonder Woman Day” festivities, including participating stores and in-depth coverage directly from DC All Access.