Reverse Engineering Telegram -Random Animated Emojis

I have adopted Telegram as the casual messaging service of my choice around five years ago and deprecated my Whatsapp account. Ever since I have been fascinated about all the nitty gritty funny details the engineers have come up release for release.

Bull’s eye!

One of the recent additions being Emojis animated on the client-side based on a random number. This started with the dice…