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John Roshell

John “JG” Roshell, Comicraft’s “Mr. Fontastic”, began using a Macintosh in 1988. With Comicraft founder Richard Starkings he pioneered many of the computer techniques that are widely used to letter comic books today.

He is also responsible for the creation of the hundreds of typefaces that Comicraft currently use to letter many of America’s best-selling comics, including Spider-Man, Superman and the X-Men.

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133 font families by John Roshell

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Up Up And Away

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3 fonts from $59.00
Up Up And Away Up Up And Away

Hero Sandwich Combos

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8 fonts from $59.00
Hero Sandwich Combos Hero Sandwich Combos

Elephantmen Greater and Taller

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8 fonts from $25.00
Elephantmen Greater and Taller Elephantmen Greater and Taller

Smash

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2 fonts from $69.00
Smash Smash

Thingamajig

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2 fonts from $49.00
Thingamajig Thingamajig

Hero Sandwich Ingredients

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5 fonts from $59.00
Hero Sandwich Ingredients Hero Sandwich Ingredients

You Blockhead

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4 fonts from $49.00
You Blockhead You Blockhead

Near Myth

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2 fonts from $49.00
Near Myth Near Myth

KillJoy

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6 fonts from $59.00
KillJoy KillJoy

Cool Beans

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4 fonts from $59.00
Cool Beans Cool Beans

Can you dig it, man? Comicraft’s Jazzy “JG” Roshell, just swung by after playing bongos down at the coffee bar in his black turtleneck sweater, stove-pipe trousers, dark glasses and beret. Check out the rad Tiki corners on our freshest font, COOL BEANS and you'll want to snap your fingers, put on some Miles Davis and take the next train out of Squaresville, um, Daddio.

Treacherous

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2 fonts from $59.00
Treacherous Treacherous

HighJinkies

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4 fonts from $59.00
HighJinkies HighJinkies

Speeding Bullet

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4 fonts from $49.00
Speeding Bullet Speeding Bullet

Pleasure Point

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1 font from $39.00
Pleasure Point Pleasure Point

Elephantmen Great and Tall

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8 fonts from $25.00
Elephantmen Great and Tall Elephantmen Great and Tall

Spills

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1 font from $49.00
Spills Spills

Area51

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4 fonts from $59.00
Area51 Area51

Wild And Crazy

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2 fonts from $29.95
Wild And Crazy Wild And Crazy

SpillProof

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1 font from $29.00
SpillProof SpillProof

Elephantmen Greatest and Tallest

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8 fonts from $25.00
Elephantmen Greatest and Tallest Elephantmen Greatest and Tallest

Roll up! Roll up! The world’s largest three (letter-)ring circus of Great and Tall Elephantmen fonts is now touring cities and towns in your area! See the amazing exploits of fonts of heretofore unimagined heights and weights!

Elephantmen

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4 fonts from $15.00
Elephantmen Elephantmen

Chills

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1 font from $29.00
Chills Chills

Altogether Ooky

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2 fonts from $59.00
Altogether Ooky Altogether Ooky

The Story So Far

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1 font from $49.00
The Story So Far The Story So Far

Trapped in a world they never made, the characters in our Story So Far have been engaged in final battle with their Arch Enemies... the characters known only as ToBeContinued. One of our characters will win, one will die, at least two of them will be engaged in a Clash of Titans. Face Front, True Believer, This One’s Got it All!

Battle Cry

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4 fonts from $39.00
Battle Cry Battle Cry

Joe Kubert

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3 fonts from $89.00
Joe Kubert Joe Kubert

Digital Delivery

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5 fonts from $149.00
Digital Delivery Digital Delivery

Slaphappy

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3 fonts from $59.00
Slaphappy Slaphappy

Ratatatat

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2 fonts from $39.00
Ratatatat Ratatatat

Excalibur Sword

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8 fonts from $79.00
Excalibur Sword Excalibur Sword

That’s All Folks

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4 fonts from $59.00
That’s All Folks That’s All Folks

Drop Case

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4 fonts from $59.00
Drop Case Drop Case

Wild Words Lower

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3 fonts from $99.00
Wild Words Lower Wild Words Lower

Foom

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2 fonts from $29.00
Foom Foom

Treasure Trove

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6 fonts from $49.00
Treasure Trove Treasure Trove

Phat Boi

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2 fonts from $29.00
Phat Boi Phat Boi

Hooky

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2 fonts from $39.00
Hooky Hooky

Golem

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2 fonts from $49.00
Golem Golem

Dead Mans

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2 fonts from $59.00
Dead Mans Dead Mans

Ancient Astronaut

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3 fonts from $49.00
Ancient Astronaut Ancient Astronaut

Storyline

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3 fonts from $39.00
Storyline Storyline

Alchemite

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3 fonts from $59.00
Alchemite Alchemite

Turn base letters into gold, bring a norse flavor to your dialogue, and may you live happily ever after!

Conjured up by John Roshell of Comicraft for Kurt Busiek and David Wenzel’s ‘Wizard’s Tale’, this font should be handled with great care, lest it turn you into a toad.

Sanctum Sanctorum

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Sanctum Sanctorum Sanctum Sanctorum

By the enchanted amulet of the all-seeing eye of Agamotto, by the Seven Moons of Munipoor and the beards of the eternal Vishanti, there are Strange Magicks in the Crimson Circles of Cyttorak that only a Sorcerer Supreme -- a Master of the Mystic Art Nouveau -- can comprehend.

Onomatopedia

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Onomatopedia Onomatopedia

Fans of Comicraft have made a lot of noise (HELP!) about the availability of ready-to-wear, factory surplus sound effects, not unlike those made available over a decade ago in our extremely popular and raucous ZAP PACK. It may sound impossible (WHA--?!), but Comicraft’s Sonic Specialist, John JG Roshell, locked himself away (CLIK) in our top-secret SFX lab forming Onomatopoeia at high speeds (FWOOSH) and
extreme temperatures (BBRRR), and sounded out over One Hundred (GASP) of the loudest (BTOOM), most intense (UNNGHH), squawkiest (KRAKK), discordant (SPLANGG), dissonant (SQUTCH) -- as well as dulcet and restrained (THWIPP) -- sound effects ever conceived (WOO HOO!)

Stormtrooper

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Stormtrooper Stormtrooper

Our clone army of Stormtrooper letters is now ready to be unleashed upon the rest of the universe... although their journey to the darkside is not yet complete, we still suggest that if you'd like to avoid any Imperial entanglements, this is NOT the font you are looking for... You can go about your business... Move along...

KillSwitch

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6 fonts from $59.00
KillSwitch KillSwitch

KillZone

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6 fonts from $59.00
KillZone KillZone

Meanwhile

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4 fonts from $149.00
Meanwhile Meanwhile

Destroyer

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3 fonts from $49.00
Destroyer Destroyer

Sticky Fingers

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4 fonts from $39.00
Sticky Fingers Sticky Fingers

LOOK OUT! It’s kinda creepy, we know, but we're convinced that this font does whatever a spider can -- in fact, we believe it can actually spin a web of pretty much any size, and even catch thieves as if they were bugs of some sort -- let’s say flies. In fact we'd almost go so far as to say that, in the chill of night (perhaps at the scene of a crime) this font may just arrive like a streak of light in the nick of time.

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