Featured Fonts

06
JUL
2005

Soap

Soap is a captivating unicase headliner which looks like Cooper Black but even smoother. It’s spaced really tightly and the bumps have been sanded all the way down. Soap’s numerals align with the...
27
JUL
2010

Great Escape

Great Escape is a contemporary technical sans with a crisp, square voice. It’s available in 7 weights, 2 widths plus italics for a total of 28 styles.
29
JAN
2017

Squirty

Squirty is a capricious hand painted typeface inspired by mid-twentieth century Japanese nightclub promotional graphics. Letter and numeral variations automatically shuffle for a more relaxed tone. Almost all...
11
AUG
2009

Enamel Brush

Enamel Brush is a caricature of a 1955 font called Catalina by Emil Klumpp. In OpenType savvy applications, some letter combinations are automatically replaced with ligatures for a more natural look.
29
JAN
2017

PCTL9600

PCTL9600 is a technical sans-serif typeface. Good designers have a depository of orthodox, technical typefaces in their toolbox. Often, industrial fonts have visual hints that link them to a particular time period....
20
OCT
2008

Ebenezer

Ebenezer is an eerie, highly detailed font with letterforms based on Goldburg.
29
JAN
2017

PCTL4800

PCTL4800 is a technical sans-serif typeface. Good designers have a depository of orthodox, technical typefaces in their toolbox. Often, industrial fonts have visual hints that link them to a particular time period....
07
AUG
2014

Dacquoise

Dacquoise is a fanciful headliner imbued, in a fancy way, with much fanciness.
11
MAY
2010

Honfleur

Honfleur is an Art Deco fashion font, inspired by lettering on an antique perfume poster.
01
MAY
2007

Dirtstorm

Dirtstorm is a lightly spraypainted stencil font.
26
APR
2004

Silentina

During the era of Silent Movies, stars like Buster Keaton, Mary Pickford, Clara Bow, and Rudolph Valentino graced the screen with their expressive faces. When they had something important ...
19
OCT
2012

Superego

Superego is a geometric-techno font inspired by the cabinet graphics for the 1981 Stargate arcade game.
11
JAN
2019

Galderglynn 1884

Galderglynn 1884 is a nineteenth-century style sans-serif typeface. This is a refined expansion of another typeface called Galderglynn Esquire. Galderglynn Esquire was an intentionally rustic looking typeface based...
11
AUG
2010

Gleaming the Cube

Gleaming the Cube is a late 1980’s/early 1990’s style display typeface. Special combo ligatures and radically awesome symbols are included.
08
JUN
2010

Naked Power

Naked Power is a glamorous sans-serif typeface. It’s available in 8 weights and italics.
11
JAN
2019

A New Galderglynn

Galderglynn 1884 is a typeface project commissioned by a design team working on behalf of Jameson Whiskey. In 2013, Jameson commissioned a custom version of 2010’s Galderglynn Esquire. But Galderglynn Esquire was essentially a novelty display typeface. It was a based on a grab...
01
DEC
2018

Cybermontage: Instant Postmodern Typography

Cybermontage is an idea I’ve had several years ago where I would try to to recreate a popular typographical trend from the mid 80’s to the early 90’s. Designers would take various typefaces and scramble them up. While the punk/zine look (think Sex Pistols) was...
14
NOV
2018

Joystix Language Extensions

It all started in 1976 when the Atari video arcade game Sprint 2 was developed an released. Sprint II was an overhead racing game with two steering wheels and a black and white screen and was immensely popular. There was something really appealing about the physical aspect of...
08
NOV
2018

Greek, Russian & Vietnamese Coffee

Kenyan coffee started it 1999 as a rather unrefined (to say the least) compact sans serif headliner. The original concept was a neo-grotesque with some mechanical style elements of early twentieth century industrial typefaces. A boxy, stovepipe design with a waistline...
05
MAY
2018

Doin’ the Neutron Dance

In 1983, Shoot That Tiger Creative Services created a record sleeve for the UK single of the Pointer Sisters Neutron Dance. The design ticked all the boxes for the design trends that would continue to dominate all the way up to early 1990’s: splatter paint granite, atom age...
24
APR
2018

Not meant to be read by drivers

There’s no shape that can’t be formed into an alphabet. But that doesn’t mean I won’t keep searching for it. For this project, I designed a set of shapes that would be intentionally challenging to work with. Zelega Zenega was informed by from the shapes of...
28
FEB
2018

Spectrashell

In 2017, my cousin and I designed a hard-shell waterproof passport case. He designed and engineered the case itself and I came up with hexagonal grip pattern, the logo and metal badge, packaging and manual. Originally, this passport case had a different name. I came up with the...
18
NOV
2017

Minicomputer: 1960s Ultramodern

The strange looking numerals at the bottom of bank checks are printed in magnetic ink in a font called MICR E-13B. This typeface was developed in the mid 1950s and was used by banks in 1960s all the way to the present day. This system only supports numerals and a few control...
31
AUG
2017

Typodermic’s Raymond Larabie Talks Type, Technology & Science Fiction

Written by Jason Tselentis Raymond Larabie, known for creating ubiquitous futuristic and sci-fi fonts, has been involved with type since he “was about five years old” and was using type at that early age as well. His experience with typography, especially when it came to the...
31
AUG
2017

Jillsville weight and language expansion

Jillsville was one of the first Typodermic Fonts releases. It was created in 2002 but was only available in 2 weights: Ultra-Light and Extra-Light. Now you can get it in a seven weight range. Language coverage has been expanded to include almost all Latin based languages,...