One challenge emoticonists have to face with static or almost static emotes is persuasively conveying emotions. :tardgrinn:
is just full of bliss and gleeful vitality; the subtle stupidity in the expression is simple perfection, the almost unnoticeable blinking a great addition. This has to be one of the most usable emoticons as of late - and is pure genius on a 21×15 pixel canvas.
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