Hakim El Hattab’s Pokemonooooooooo…

Poor little ~lemmings~ people who don’t look up from their phones while walking around.

See the Pen Pokemonooooooooo… by Hakim El Hattab (@hakimel) on CodePen.

Rachel Smith’s Emoji!!!!

Which she created in celebration shortly after we started supporting Emoji in Pens.

See the Pen Emoji!!!! On CodePen!! 💁 by Rachel Smith (@rachsmith) on CodePen.

Rachel created some Emoji Fireworks as well you won’t want to miss.

Mandy Michael’s Split Emoji

By placing pseudo-element text smack on top of an element’s regular text, then cropping in half the text on top, you can make split text! And that text can be emoji!

See the Pen Split emoji text effect with css by Mandy Michael (@mandymichael) on CodePen.

Tim Holman’s 90’s Cursor

As part of Tim’s larger collection of hot mouse-trail action, there is this Emoji smileshower:

See the Pen 90’s emoji cursor by Tim Holman (@tholman) on CodePen.

Jack Armley’s Emoji Slider

Range inputs have numerical values, but there ain’t no reason those numbers can’t correspond to little yellow faces state of well-being:

See the Pen emoticon slider by Jack Armley (@jackarmley) on CodePen.

Bennett Feely also tackled the same thing one time.

Natalya Shelburne’s Emoji Toggle

No JavaScript state-chaning here, as the value of a checkbox and the :checked selector are all that’s needed to swap this kitty out and animate it to a new position:

See the Pen Kitty Toggle by Natalya (@tallys) on CodePen.

I took that idea and ran with it after seeing Natalya’s version.

Dan Gold’s Emoji Hats

Why these aren’t official emoji variations, perhaps we’ll never know:

See the Pen Emoji Hats by Dan Gold (@danielcgold) on CodePen.

Bali Balo’s Minesweeper

Why load up your own graphics or icon system when Emoji has you covered for all sorts of game and UI bits:

See the Pen Pure CSS minesweeper by Bali Balo (@bali_balo) on CodePen.