Our work on supporting emoji in Scaleform GFx

Originally published at: https://cookbook.fivem.net/2019/06/09/our-work-on-supporting-emoji-in-scaleform-gfx/

In a recent commit to the canary branch, we’ve added support for embedding standard emoji in nearly all cases where text is rendered by Scaleform GFx. This post details a bit of the effort that went on behind this, and where future changes may be headed. Where does GTA use Scaleform GFx? You might already…