72 New Emojis Coming Later This Month

By Staff  |  06/04/2016

New emojis - June 2016

The emoji range is set to expand, as the Unicode Technical Committee has approved 72 new emojis.

Set for release as part of the Unicode 9.0 rollout, the new emoji additions include "face palm" and "rolling on the floor laughing", as well as symbols for bacon, an avocado, whiskey, clowns, pancakes, and a boxing glove, among others.

There are currently 1,601 emojis in total. The new set will be rolled out by Apple, Google, Microsoft and other vendors following the release of Unicode 9 on June 21.

See all of them here.