Some of the characters displayed LINE are Mickey Mouse, Hello Kitty, Usamaru and LINE characters like Brown. Going forward, LINE wants to add new characters like Snoopy, Doraemon, Rascal the Raccoon and so forth.
LINE first launched emoji in October 2011. At that time, they launched 117 emoji showing pictures of faces, symbols, buildings and various other things. They just added emoji from LINE characters like Moon and Brown in March 2013. At that time, there were 20 new emoji LINE add.
Three months later, in July, LINE added 46 new emoji depicting Cony and other characters. In addition, there are 74 updated emoji designs.
The Japanese company just made a massive emoji overhaul in April 2014. At that time, users can finally use more than 1,000 emoji.
As mentioned by LINE, along with the growing popularity of smartphones and social media, the way people exchange messages also evolves. The word "emoji" is now used not only in Japan but worldwide.