The popular Reddit app Apollo was updated today with support for iPhone 14 Pro and Pro Max, and Apollo developer Christian Selig decided to implement a fun little feature: a “tamagotchi” for Dynamic Island.

The app update adds a small creature to the area above Dynamic Island on newer iPhone models. It can be customized into a cat, dog, hedgehog, fox, or salamander, and the little critter just wanders around Dynamic Island as you browse Reddit.

apollo friend pixel

The new “Dynamic Island Zoo” option for Apollo is optional and available with the latest version of the app. Selig has also added the little critters as lock screen widgets, so those who don’t have an ‌iPhone‌ running Dynamic Island can add a critter to their device as well.

Earlier this week, Apollo was updated with iOS 16 support, so there are also a number of other Reddit-related widgets that are available to those running the ‌iOS 16‌ operating system.

Apollo can be downloaded from the App Store for free. [Direct Link]

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