Welcome to the first issue of emoticon monthly. We are here to bring you all the latest reviews and gossip from the world of emoticons, those little round balls of colour we all love so much.
We aim to keep you updated with weekly features chosen by emoticonists and a list of all daily deviations awarded to emoticons this month.
Without much further ado, I bring you emoticon monthly:
Where have all the statics gone?
Emoticons are some of the best loved pieces of art on deviantART. They are one of the only standalone pieces to receive a daily deviation almost everyday. But why, oh why, do we only find animated emoticons now?
Some of the greatest emoticons of all time have been static. For example the beautifully simple ohnoes emoticon by camelhijackation, and of course the and from the dA legend.
Most emoticonists or deviants frown upon statics for being "far too