Fonts

VIDEO – Comic Sans: The Man Behind the World’s Most Contentious #Font

  • date
  • January 27, 2017

 

You remember Comic Sans. You know, that irreverent, off-kilter font that came pre-programmed on 90’s versions of Microsoft Word? In fact, you probably have very strong feelings about that font. Here’s the story behind the most polarizing font ever made.

 

 

 

 

VOX Explains Where the COMIC BOOK FONT Came From

  • date
  • September 7, 2016

Comic-book-font

 

Comic Books and Graphic Novels have a very long history. So… why does all the writing in comic books look alike? Vox’s Phil Edwards looked into it and found an aesthetic shaped by comics culture, technology, and really cheap paper.

 

 


 

 


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