Today JoyPixels has releases the latest incarnation of its Unicode compliant emoji set: JoyPixels 6.5. New additions include a Face in Clouds and a Mending Heart, alongside the considerable number of design changes across existing gesture and symbol emojis.
Above: All the new emojis in JoyPixels 6.5.
JoyPixels 6.5 includes 217 new emojis, with all 217 drawn from Emoji 13.1. Additionally, this update features a large number of changes to a variety of designs, with extensive changes across gestures, objects, and symbols.
The large number of changes to previously-released emoji designs has been a long-standing hallmark of JoyPixels updates, and JoyPixels 6.5 is no different. Several hundred emojis have been updated, with all hand gestures and flags been modified in some fashion.
Above: 💑 Couple with Heart now comes with a choice of skin tones for either person in JoyPixels 6.5.
Above: 💏 Kiss now comes with a choice of skin tones for either person in JoyPixels 6.5.
🧔 Person: Beard now has a gender-inclusive appearance, in keeping with recent changes to other emojis which don't specify a gender.
🧜 Merperson no long has their arms folded, alongside a new top and a more colorful tail.
🛀 Person Taking Bath has a new shower head and more numerous bubbles.
👏 Clapping Hands has a more rounded shape and now features fingernails.
One of the 🫂 People Hugging now has distinguishable thumbs and a protruding ear.
🫐 Blueberries now features two green leaves.
The 🪤 Mouse Trap is now a non-lethal contraption.
🏳️🌈 Rainbow Flag now displays as a circular symbol, as per most other flag emojis in the JoyPixels set.
Read more about the 6.5 release announcement and related licencing details on the JoyPixels website.
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