by Positype

20 fonts: $400.00

About this font family

Akagi started as a rough sketch while on a really long plane ride to Tokyo in 2007. I wanted to develop a sans that was a complete departure from my successful Aaux Pro (now Aaux Next) sans serif family.

Whereas Aaux and its siblings are rather unforgiving and stark in their presentation, I wanted this new sans serif to “smile” at you when it’s on the page. When the plane landed and I realized I did not sleep through the 15 hour trip, my brain shut off, the laptop closed and I hopped in the car to the hotel—forgetting the “new sans” folder on my desktop. More…

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Akagi Thin


Akagi Light


Akagi Book


Akagi Bold


Akagi Black


Akagi Ultra


Akagi Fat


Available formats

available in all of the styles:
OpenType OTF   Windows TrueType  

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