20 New High-Quality Free Fonts for Use in Design Projects
by Boost Inspiration · August 2, 2012
In this post we present you fresh high-quality free fonts in a brief overview. The internet is full of fonts (paid and free) and we make it easier for you to find free fonts for your next design projects.
In this selection, we’re happy to showcase Magna, Bioweapon, Acorn, Plastic Type and other high quality fonts. Please make sure to read the licensing agreements carefully before using the fonts; they may change from time to time. All the fonts are modern and have a very professional look.
Quality Fonts Free Downloads
47 Free Typeface
As MAGNA, 47 is a free typeface created in June 2012 and based on a “vintage” style too. This typeface contains all main characters (from A to Z – capitals & lowercases are the same) and numbers (from 0 to 9). This is a FREE font and it’s authorized to use it for commercial works.
MAGNA Typeface – Black Condensed & Free Download
MAGNA is a free typeface created in April 2012 and based on a “vintage” style. The typeface contains all main characters (from A to Z – capitals & lowercases are the same for the moment) and numbers (from 0 to 9). his is a FREE font and it’s authorized to use it for commercial works.
QUARZ 974 – Free Font
Quarz 974 is great new free font with geometric style letters. This type of font is great for things like posters.
Figa Free Font
Figa is a display font designed by Pier Paolo. You can download this font for free.
Bioweapon – Free Font
Acorn Typeface – Download Free
A simple sans-serif hand drawn typeface which you can download free.
ORI Typeface – Free Download
ORI is a free typeface specially created to design logotypes. The font is composed of 26 capital letters and 10 numbers : A to Z & 0 to 9. There is no punctuation mark. Each letter and number is created in a square area composed of 4 same square – a square of 2*2, no real dimension with very geometric shapes. The best size is 100 pixels by 100 pixels.
This free font inspired in the plastic industry. This beautiful playful font released under the Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike license.
Bariol is a rounded, slightly condensed typeface, available in four weights. Download Bariol Regular for free by just paying with a Tweet or Facebook update and other font weight can be purchased for just $1.00.
Say hi to Tikal Sans; A bloody Mayan ritual with no reading sacrifice. Is a glyphic family of twenty weights Mayan inspired designed for Text and Display sizes. The Details curved terminating strokes ended in sharp edges inspired in the ‘virgula’ Mayan glyph that means ‘the spoken word’. Tikal Sans Medium and Tikal Sans Medium Italic are available for free, but registration is required.
Corki Free Font
Corki is condensed slab serif typeface suitable mostly for headlines. It’s uppercase only and comes in 4 different styles: normal, rounded and their alternatives with the so called “tuscan” styled serifs and YES all of them are free! It includes 134 glyphs – both Latin and Cyrillic script plus two different manicules and a various arrows.
Actor is a free font with tall x-height. The digits of the font are created as old-style figures. Actor font can be used for free via Google Web Fonts.
Frontage Typeface – Free Font
Frontage is a charming layered type system with endless design possibilities using different combinations of fonts and colors. Unfortunately, only the Frontage Outline is available for free download (with a tweet or Facebook update)
Piron Free Font V.2
This is the redesign version of Piron free font. Classic slab serif typefaces with amazing design of the letterforms.
Valentina Typeface Free Font
Valentina typeface is a sincere tribute of designer to her grandmother in the form of typography and therefore bears her name. Valentina is a classic didone that follows some of the canons proposed by Bodoni in the eighteenth century but incorporates many of the characteristics of the antique Spanish punches of the time. It is a complete font of 457 glyphs, in which there are 125 alternative lower cases or the 46 ligatures. You can download for free this font.
Sánchez is the Latinotype’s first display type family. It is a serif typeface belonging to the classification slab serif, or Egyptian, that bears a strong resemblance to the iconic Rockwell, but with rounded edges— offering contrast and balance to the square structure. Sánchez comprises 12 variants, ranging from extra light to black, each of the same x-height. Regular and italic variants are available for free.
This well-designed serif typeface has a classic, olden feel. The lowercase characters rather have the feel of a humanist book, while the uppercase letterforms seem to be based on Roman script. The family consists of 12 fonts (including regular, italic, bold, black, bold italic and black italic.)
Entypo is a set of 100+ carefully crafted pictograms available as an OpenType font, vector EPS and web font. Entypo is designed by Daniel Bruce. Works equally well in size 15, 20 or larger. Perfect for websites, apps and digital services. This pictogram suite is absolutely free, even for commercial use. You can send designer the examples on how you have used Entypo in your design. He might sort out a gallery section showcasing the best and most interesting executions.
Great Vibes is a beautifully flowing connecting script. It has cleanly looping ascenders and descenders as well as elegant uppercase forms. Great Vibes is a Unicode typeface that supports languages that use the Latin script and its variants, and could be expanded to support other scripts.
Banda Regular Font – Free Download
Banda is a semi-serif typeface characterized by a tall x-height and rounded semi-serifs. Banda is a great all-round performer suitable for logos, headlines, package & food designs. Banda Regular is available as a free download.