The iOS 11.1 update is almost upon us and Apple has revealed a slew of new emojis to go with it. Initially, showing off 30 emojis, Unicode 10 is set to include 56 new emoticons. Android Oreo already has the equivalent characters, so the minority of users running that software are currently reveling in new emoji goodness.

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Still without a release date, iOS 11.1 will arrive very soon judging by the beta version of the update releasing today. The newest animal characters include a hedgehog, giraffe, and zebra. Smily faces have developed different looks and accessories including one with a monocle and perplexed face. Check out the new emojis and share your thoughts below.