Why some superusers(users with awesome reputation points) have Unicorn as profile pic?

I don't understand philosophy behind it.

You can check yourself ->

This account

And this account

And this too

Also this

Check this too

This too

Felling boring ? check this too

Another 1

Here is next

I think this list is enough,I am tired! :(

Don't know how many more users are here with Unicorn.

  • 7
    Why you have angry birds as profile pic? Feb 1, 2015 at 13:29
  • @ShadowWizard , thanks! I changed it , why? You can find it out in my profile info section. Feb 1, 2015 at 13:58
  • 5
    lol, priceless. Feb 1, 2015 at 14:05
  • 3rd and 6th profile pictures are now not unicorns. Jan 23, 2019 at 17:55
  • @zixuan , this post is almost 4 years old :) Thanks for the memories! Jan 24, 2019 at 6:08

1 Answer 1


A few years ago, as an April fools joke, all avatars on the different sites were temporarily changed to unicorns - powered by unicornify.

The situation was/is not specific to Super User:

Why there are so many unicorns among top-level SO users?

Why unicorns?

It is one of the many memes of meta...


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