13
MAR
2019

Soft Steel (fish)

The name Steelfish Rounded is self explanatory if you’re already familiar with Steelfish. Fonts with little rounded corners are always labor intensive. It would be nice if there was a magical “make font rounded” button that took care everything but that’s...
27
FEB
2019

Pricedown language update

Pricedown has been updated with characters for Vietnamese, Greek, Cyrillic and almost all current Latin-based languages. All the latest currency symbols have been included as well as Roman numerals for 1, 2 and 3. As always, Pricedown Black includes a free commercial use desktop...
16
FEB
2019

Bitcrusher: Ultracompact Techno

Recently, I noticed a gap in the techno font category. There are innumerable wide and normal width techno typefaces. The boxy shapes of ultramodern, square typefaces are suited to being stretched wide. But you don’t see very many compact ones. While a few ultracompact typefaces...
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...

Featured Fonts

28
FEB
2018

Spectrashell

Spectrashell is a compact headline crammer—heavy capitals designed for maximum impact with sharp angles that are impossible to ignore. Spectrashell began as a logotype for a brand of rugged, hard-shell, waterproof...
30
MAR
2010

Biondi Sans

Biondi Sans is a sans-serif typeface evocative of early twentieth-century engraved nameplates. The character proportions and letterforms are similar to that of Morris Filler Benton’s Copperplate. Biondi Sans...
23
AUG
2014

Vexler Slip

Vexler Slip is curly unicase headliner with French flavor.
01
APR
2008

Addlethorpe

Addlethorpe is a metal font in three layers. Addlethorpe 1 is the foreground layer. If you’re using Addlethorpe on a light background, this may be all you need. Addlethorpe 2 is a fill layer designed to color...
17
JUN
2009

Mitigate

Mitigate is a slab-serif, condensed typewriter font family. In addition to a range of clean weights, the Mitigate Family includes two distressed styles: Mitigate Typewriter with ligatures for common letter...
24
APR
2018

Zelega Zenega

Zelega Zenega is a wide, stark, industrial display typeface. Almost all current Latin based languages are supported, including Vietnamese, Cyrillic languages and Greek.
29
NOV
2014

Mesmerize

Mesmerize is a low x-height sans-serif font family in 80 styles. There are 8 weights, 5 widths and italics. The capital I will automatically be replaced by a serifed I when followed by a lowercase l. In OpenType...
28
JAN
2004

Tank

Tank has a heavy mechanical look and tight spacing for a precision effect.
19
OCT
2012

Gulkave

Although Gulkave resembles a pixel font, it wasn’t constructed on a pixel grid. Emphasis is on readability and visual balance, not conforming to a grid. Gulkave is perfect headlines where the designer wants to...