Octopus Emoji 🐙 is an octopus, a sea animal with eight legs, known to change color and release the ink. This emoji is generally depicted as an orange or pink octopus facing forward, with a large, round head, prominent eyes, and tentacle-like arms raised at its sides. Platforms vary in the number of arms shown, ranging from 4 to the full 8, with several designs featuring suckers on them.
Not to be confused with 🦑 Squid Emoji, though their applications may overlap.
Twitter’s octopus emoji is purple. Apple has a friendly, cartoon-styled appearance. Google and Samsung’s octopus emoji previously looked surprised, while Microsoft’s suggested an 👾 Alien Monster Emoji.