Nov 20, 2017



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04

The ambiguously named 04 straddles two of our favorite fields in media design: graphic design and font design. So, when you visit this Japanese digital design shop - in addition to grabbing 5 nice display fonts and 17 bitmapped font variations (all free) - you can check out their work, and especially an amazing little exhibit where they've posted 100 design variations on their name.... More

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04

Atomic Media

This library of pixel fonts are not free, but they do have a comprehensive 'Pak' of bitmapped fonts, even including an ambitious Japanese pixel font. They sell for between $19 for single version up to $99 for all 23. The nice part about these sets is they include punctuation and extra characters, so you can have all your little pixels and dots in order.... More

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Atomic Media


Cape Arcona Type Foundry

Cape Arcona Type FoundryClassic Arcona fonts are back online. Visit the store with over 40 fonts available at this time - and download over a dozen classic Arcona fonts that are totally free! Cape Arcona Type Foundry offers a wide range of typographic services, from original typeface design to individual font production... A foundry and type specialty design firm all in one.... More

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Cape Arcona Type Foundry

Chank Fonts

Ever-evolving, Chank's methods of cranking out fonts and offering font give-aways created a movement of followers on the web. Therefore, you'll find a huge assortment of wild and comic fonts by Chank Diesel and friends. Enjoying the lost childhood pleasure of complete irreverence while immersed in handwritten fonts is like being back in the womb. Lots of free fonts here.... More

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Chank Fonts


Characters

CharactersFounded in 2004, Characters Font Foundry is an independent Dutch type foundry, designing, manufacturing and selling high quality typefaces for creative designers. Characters specializes in creating custom typefaces for corporate identities and packaging. Some are modern, and some are pretty funky—as the tag line says: typography to express yourself.... More

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Characters

Distype

DistypeDistype is a simply this: a small Belgian pixel typeface foundry with minor commercial aims. Their goal is to design both functional and aesthetic pixel typefaces for the design community, for use online, and in mobile phones. Their site is simple to use, and the pixel fonts themselves come in the usual varieties: chunky, readable, small, smaller, smallest, and free.... More

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Distype


DSType

DSType 6.0This type agency - which is really a one-man type factory, has a nice range of modern serif, script, and sans-serif fonts - counting over 30 at the time of this posting. Be sure to scroll down on the left side and view the commision works, which show the fonts in use... as designed by Dino dos Santos, the Portugese typography master himself.... More

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DSType 6.0

Font Bureau

Font BureauA renown font foundry founded in 1989 by noted publications designer and consultant Roger Black and type designer David Berlow to serve the emerging needs of microcomputer-based magazine and newspaper publishers seeking unique typographic identities. The New York Times, Newsweek and Smart were among the first clients to commission type designs. During the past fifteen years, Font Bureau has designed over 1,000 fonts for over 300 publications. A few of these designs remain the exclusive property of the publications but most have become part of Font Bureau’s Retail Library. This retail library is now offered directly to end users by... More

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Font Bureau


Fonthead Design Free Font Set

Typical of the quirky and hand-made style of Fonthead Design fonts, this set of freebies is probably not going to give you a lot of ammunition for dry corporate projects. But if you want to round out your font collection with a couple solid hand-written fonts, then this is a good place to start. We do love the free Star Wars font, Redfive, however. 9 Free Fonts for Mac and PC.... More

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Fonthead Design Free Font Set

Fonts & Type

Welcome to the Fonts & Type category. Everything the typographic designer ever needed in the world of fonts & typography will be listed in this area. From font foundries to typographic essays, free fonts and font resources... Stay tuned for more type!... More


Fountain Pro Bono Fonts

These are the free fonts - designed by Peter Bruhn - that every that every graphic designer has on their hard drive... and if not, under what rock and which century have you been hiding? From what is considered the very first pixel font, Sevenet, to antique and gothic style samplers, modern smooth fonts, and even some characters and dingbats, Fountain gives away these great type samples all for free! 13 Free Fonts for Mac and PC.... More

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Fountain Bro Bono Fonts

Grixel

Grixel - Greek pixel fontsIf you didn't need more pixel fonts, you certainly didn't try to use them in different languages. Grixel is the only pixel home we know of for Unicode TrueType pixel fonts that include Western, Central European, Turkish and Greek characters... which means these fonts cover many, many different languages! This site, which was about a year in the making, contains about 40 fully optimized pixel fonts with over 10 free Grixel fonts downloadable for both Mac and PC.... More

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Grixel - Greek pixel fonts


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