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Hobo Alternatives

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Noah Nazir
Last edited August 07, 2018

Hobo font was designed in 1910 by Morris Fuller Benton for American Type Founders. This unusual Art Nouveau-inspired design contains no straight lines and no descenders. It imparts a friendliness to display work such as invitations, menus, signage, and packaging.

A nuclear war can ruin your whole day

ITC Motter Corpus was designed by the Austrian type designer Othmar Motter in 1993 to combine the display advantages of a sans serif extra bold design with the legibility of a roman weight. The Motter Corpus is available in the weights regular and condensed regular. The capitals with their strong strokes display slight irregularities and natural looking outlines. When used in very large point... Read More

Humor is reason gone bad

Linotype Textra™ is a clever twist on the sans serif genre, designed by Jochen Schuss and Jörg Herz in 2002. Schuss says this about Linotype Textra: "Two in one! The same Linotype Textra, which is so neutral and practical for long text passages turns into an eye-catching headline type when used in larger point sizes. The trick? It's all in the details. The type's clear, robust forms give it a... Read More

Do not write on the stalactites

FF Govan is a small family of chunky sanses in three widths. In 1999, Glasgow was designated the UK City of Architecture and Design. MetaDesign performed a great degree of creative work for this campaign, including this typeface, designed by Erik Spiekermann and Ole Schäfer. In design history, Glasgow is famous for the art nouveau work of the Charles Rennie Mackintosh (1868–1928). While... Read More

DF POP 2 Simplified Chinese
DynaComware Design Studio DynaComware
PTL Roletta Sans primetype
To hold a pen is to wage war

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Drawn in by the logo printed on the side of a cup from the erstwhile GDR dining car company Mitropa, Johannes Erler started work on FF... Read More

Morris Fuller Benton
Bitstream 1910
Ole Schäfer and Karl-Heinz Lange
primetype 2009
Clarence C. Marder
Elsner+Flake 1906
Ole Schäfer and Karl-Heinz Lange
primetype 2009

Canada Type
Ole Schäfer
primetype 2002
Othmar Motter
ITC 1994
Jochen Schuss and Jörg Herz
Linotype 2002
Erik Spiekermann and Ole Schäfer
FontFont 2001
DynaComware Design Studio

Canada Type


Viktor Nübel
primetype 2012
Johannes Erler
FontFont 1997
Ole Schäfer
primetype 2002
Ole Schäfer
primetype 2002
Ole Schäfer
primetype 2003