User:Quiddity/Unicode unicorns play CGoL

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i was looking for a better unicode symbol font, because the symbola.ttf's very thin front-on image of https://emojipedia.org/unicorn-face/ was bugging me,


Font possibilities:

(I installed both. Amusingly Firefox defaults to the Noto, and Chromium to the Emojione.)


Then delete symbola.ttf from your system (might be hiding in /usr/share/fonts/truetype/ancient-scripts/ and also in ~/.fonts/) and restart Chromium (not needed for Firefox).


Now, you're ready for the Unicode Unicorns Playing Conway's Game of Life:

or with clouds


(screenshot for the lazy)


iOS sidenote, I also found a free Unicorn sticker pack for iMessage: https://www.emojione.com/sticker-pack/unicorn-life - [does anyone use these?! (I'm on Android)]

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