JoyPixels has released version 6.0 of its freemium emoji set. This update includes the latest batch of new emojis and a wide-ranging series of design changes.

All 117 new emojis approved in Emoji 13.0 are included in JoyPixels 6.0.

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Above: New emojis in JoyPixels version 6.0.

šŸ†• New

The two new smileys in this release are šŸ„² Smiling Face with Tear and šŸ„ø Disguised Face. Also included in this release is the popular šŸ¤Œ Pinched Fingers gesture.

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Above: Smileys & People in JoyPixels 6.0.

The remaining 52 new emojis in JoyPixels 6.0 include šŸˆā€ā¬› Black Cat and šŸ»ā€ā„ļø Polar Bear in šŸ» Animals & Nature, šŸ§‹ Bubble Tea and šŸ«– Teapot in šŸ” Food & Drink, and šŸŖƒ Boomerang and šŸŖ§ Placard within šŸ’” Objects, as well as the šŸ³ļøā€āš§ļø Transgender Flag.

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Above: New in JoyPixels 6.0.

The full list of new emojis in JoyPixels 6.0 can be viewed here.

šŸ†™ Changed

JoyPixels updates generally include a number of design changes and version 6.0 is no different.

šŸ˜˜ Face Blowing a Kiss has updated eyebrows and a new mouth shape.

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šŸ¤¢ Nauseated Face and šŸ„“ Woozy Face also have an updated eyebrow shape, along with subtle updates to the facial expressions.

šŸ˜ˆ Smiling Face with Horns now has green eyes with dark shadowing underneath.

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šŸ± Cat Face is now more rounded and displays large cartoonish eyes.

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šŸ¶ Dog Face and šŸµ Monkey Face have larger eyes, and rounder heads.

šŸ”« Pistol now shows as a green water gun, following other vendors changes in recent years.

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šŸ‘° Person With Veil now displays with a gender-inclusive design.[1]

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šŸ¤µ Person in Tuxedo now displays with a gender-inclusive design.[2]

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šŸ“ā€ā˜ ļø Pirate Flag now displays with a rectangular design, per most other vendors.

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šŸ“¶ Release

JoyPixels 6.0 is available now. Like the previous JoyPixels update, it is available on a freemium basis, with licensing required for some but not all usage types.

Read more about the the 6.0 release announcement and related licencing details on the JoyPixels website..


  1. šŸ‘°ā€ā™€ļø Woman with Veil is a new sequence with the design previously used for šŸ‘° Person With Veil ā†©ļøŽ

  2. šŸ¤µā€ā™‚ļø Man in Tuxedo is a new sequence with the design previously used for šŸ¤µ Person in Tuxedo ā†©ļøŽ