Alright, emoji addicts, you'll soon have new ways to express yourselves. Unicode recently approved 72 new pictograms for release this month.
Unicode 9.0 includes new emotions, like face palm, shrug, and selfie, along with important foodstuffs like avocado, bacon, and cucumber. And get ready for your emo friends to send you a string of black hearts and wilted flowers.
Don't expect them to show up in your keyboard right away, though. New emojis take a little while to be worked into your phone's software updates.
But, you can still see what they could look like. Emojipedia rendered the new icons in Apple's glossy style:
Which emoji are you most excited for?
- New Unicode 9 Emojis | Emojipedia