[ Akipon Design House is the studio of type designer Aki Toyoshima, who used to work at FONT1000 in New York.She won an award at TDC2 2011 for her minimalist Japanese type family simply called News. ) Japanese typefaces by her include Aki (2004, FONT1000), Kikori (20009, FONT1000), Tsurumaru (2008, FONT1000), Omusubi (2007, FONT1000), Suzume (2006, FONT1000) and Andante (2005, FONT1000).
Diotima Classic (2008, with Gudrun Zapf von Hesse) revives Gudrun's Diotima from 1951.In 2008-2009, Akira Kobayashi and Tom Grace unified and extended Trade Gothic to Trade Gothic Next (17 styles).On December 8, 2010, Ascender was acquired by Monotype for 10.2 million dollars.Their typefaces include Endurance (2004, Steve Matteson, an "industrial strength" Grotesk designed to compete with Helvetica and Arial; it supports Greek, Cyrillic and East European languages).Member of a type design team at Monotype that created the Tazugane Gothic typeface in 2017. In 2015, he designed the minimalist hipster typeface Nara, which is inspired by the architecture of Japan's second historical period known as Nara. [ Four high-quality Chinese True Type fonts generously provided by Arphic Technology (Taipei, Taiwan) to the Free Software community under the "Arphic Public License". So I am hosting the fonts on my site: Download these fonts: AR-PL-Kaiti M-Big5, AR-PL-Kaiti M-GB, AR-PL-Mingti2L-Big5, AR-PL-Sungti L-GB. [ Free fonts by Sean Moldenhauer of Michigan City, Indiana, a graduate of the Art institute of Chicago who apprenticed with Donna Karen.
Designed by Akira Kobayashi, Kazuhiro Yamada and Ryota Doi of the Monotype Studio, the Tazugane Gothic typeface offers ten weights and was developed to complement Neue Frutiger. [ Japanese outfit that made some free experimental and/or techno Latin fonts in 20: Angelica, Apricot, Celery, Citronella, Durian, Elder, Feijoa (dotted), Flax, Heliotrope, Liquorice (dotted), Love Apple, Mandarin, Marsh, Melissa (dotted), Paprika, Rosemary. [ Wernau (was: Wendlingen), Germany-based Anke Arnold's free fonts: aa QWERTZ-Tasten (2012: German keyboard font), aa Halftone (2012: texture face), aa Tafelschrift (2012, school font), Car Go Frame (2011), Car-Go Plain (2011, modeled after German license plate lettering), Typo Garden (2010, alphadings), 80er Teenie Demo (2009), Acki Preschool (2009), Just Another Stamp (2009), Firlefanz (2009, curly letters), Pixelstitch (2006), Anke Hand (2003), Hole-Hearted (2003, Gill Sans with hearts), KRITZEL (scratchy pen), Milky Way, Fright Night, Eminenz (2002), Scribble, Skribus, Why, Too Lazy To Practice, XXX, Cheap Inkkilledmy Printer, Storch (alphadings), Alexandras-Stempelkasten, Anatevka-Caps, Bullet Mix, Catwalk, Duke, Dukeplus (2000, blackletter), Riddleprint, Anke-Print, Anke Calligraph, Titanic, Wasser, butterbrotpapier, distracted-musician, dyslexic, manko, quixotic, verrutscht, zladdi, barcoded, Bullet Mix2, CAR-GO-2, Fortunaschwein (nice curly script; no punctuation or numbers), Round, Big Brothers&Sisters, Boring Lesson, Crimescene Afterimage, Incognitype (old typewriter), Jenna's Popsicles, Japanese Brush (1996), Knuffig (2000), Monky Business, Olympia2000, Samba, Dandelion, Kritzel (2003, scratchy hand), Krystal (2000, snow simulation typeface based on Gill Sans), Nervous, Parry Hotter (2001, a Harry Potter blackletter face), Pffft, Tschiroki, Heart2Heart (heart alphadings), Anke Sans. For 10DM (5 USD), Anke will make your handwriting into a font! The four free Chinese truetype fonts are about 10MB each: Zen Kai-Medium, Bousung EG-Light-GB, GBZen Kai-Medium, Shan Hei Sun-Light. Sean has beautiful Japanese calligraphic prints (shodo style) as well as fonts based on carefully researched historical typefaces.
In April 2005, Ascender announced that it would start selling the Microsoft font collection, which is possibly their most popular collection to date.
They also started selling and licensing IBM's Heisei family of Japanese fonts in April 2005: Heisei Kaku Gothic, Heisei Maru Gothic and Heisei Mincho.
For a project, he created the Latin poster typeface Midsummer Nights Dream. In 2012, she won the Bronze Prize in the Kanji category of the Morisawa Type Design Competition for Suzumushi. His typefaces: Linotype: Akko Sans and Akko Rounded (2011; Akko Rounded is situated between DIN, Isonorm and Cooper Black, while Akko Sans is an elliptical organic sans related to both DIN and Neue Helvetica), Akko Condensed (2015), Akko Pro Condensed (2015), Akko Pan-European (2015), Eurostile Next (2008, after Aldo Novarese's original), Eurostile Candy and Eurostile Unicase, Cosmiqua (2007, a lively didone serif family based on 19th century English advertising types, and in particular Miller&Richard's Caledonian Italic), Metro Office (2006, a severe sans after a family of Dwiggins from the 20s), Neuzeit Office (2006, modeled after the original sans serif family Neuzeit S, which was produced by D.
His typeface Ensoku (2013-2014) won an award at the Morisawa Type Design Competition 2014. He also studied calligraphy at the London College of Printing. Akira Kobayashi, who was based in Tokyo prior to his move to the Franfurt area, is an accomplished type designer who has created numerous typefaces for Sha-Ken, Dainippon Screen (where he made the kanji font Hiragino Mincho), Type Bank (from 1993-1997), ITC and Linotype, where he is Type Director since 2001. His numerous awards include the Type Directors Club awards in 1998 (ITC Woodland), 1999 (the art deco styled ITC Silvermoon, and ITC Japanese Garden), and 2000 (FF Clifford), the 1999 Kyrillitsa award for ITC Japanese Garden, the 3rd International Digital Type Design Contest by Linotype Library (for the informal and quirky 4-style Linotype Conrad (1999): Linotype states that Kobayashi took his inspiration from a print typeface of the 15th century created by two German printers named Konrad Sweynheim and Arnold Pannartz), and the 5th Morisawa International Typeface Competition (in which he received an Honourable Mention for his typeface Socia Oldstyle). Stempel AG and the Linotypes design studio in 1966. Stempel AG's DIN Neuzeit, created by Wilhelm Pischner between 19), DIN Next (2009, based on the classic DIN 1451), Times Europa Office (2006, modeled after the original serif family produced by Walter Tracy and the Linotypes design studio in 1974.
By using component outlines, versus entire character outlines, ACAF offers significant benefits over standard True Type or Open Type font formats. Some fonts are great, such as 5&up-Namco, 5&up-Airport, 5&up-KC, 5&up-Peanuts, and 5&up-Sega. [ Japanese free font maker specializing mainly in pixel fonts, kana, kanji, Latin.