Contact Us

‘Black Mirror’ Takes a Shot at Apple’s New iPhone With Familiar ‘Animoji’

Black Mirror iPhone Waldo
House of Tomorrow

The world of Black Mirror seems closer to reality with each passing year, and Apple’s new iPhone X may have just give us our “Waldo Moment.” The dystopian tech anthology took aim at Apple with a parody of yesterday’s big announcements, featuring a familiar blue face.

Where yesterday saw Apple facing some traditional snark over its forward-thinking iPhone X, Black Mirror couldn’t help noticing the user-generated “Animojis” bore a striking resemblance to the title technology of Season 2’s “The Waldo Moment.” The episode in question already proved eerily topical with its election of a cartoonish outsider who disrupts any and all political norms, but the show’s Twitter makes a striking point about the iPhone connection:

This isn’t the first time the Black Mirror account has gotten a bit cheeky, as the show’s social media famously tweeted on November 8 “This isn’t an episode. This isn’t marketing. This is reality.” It likely won’t be the last time the series proves eerily accurate as well, given that Season 4 will bring us six new episodes in the coming months.

You can watch the announcement titles for Black Mirror Season 4 below, and have your very own Waldo moment soon.

Subscribe to KISS FM on

24 Easter Eggs From All Three Seasons of ‘Black Mirror’

Best of KISN

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://bozemanskissfm.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Kiss All Access quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Kiss All Access contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.