The primary restriction on new flag support is the subdivision must be available in this list. Release. The emojis included in Emoji 5.0 are now final as of 2017-03-27. Unicode 10.0 is expected to be released in June 2017, and is required for many of the new emojis listed in Emoji 5.0.
Mar 22, 2017 · A set of 69 new emojis are being considered for release this June, and will include such fun characters as a mermaid, a bearded man, a hedgehog and a breastfeeding woman — read more
Author: Joyce Chen
Unicode, the consortium responsible for choosing the new emoji across all platforms, approved the new emoji after working on them for several months. While they’re not available quite yet