Starship captain, Shakespearean thespian, and real-life knight Sir Patrick Stewart lends his gravitas to The Emoji Movie—out today—as the voice of Poop, a debonair dump. We traced the poomoji’s rise from B-list BM to No. 1 number two.
Japanese manga series Dr. Slump debuts Poop-Boy, a chattering pile whose coiled design will influence the future soft-serve emoji.
Telecom company KDDI launches the first unchi emoji—Japanese for poop.
Google introduces an animated load orbited by flies for Japanese webmail users. Poo: big in Japan.