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Blackletter typefaces commonly known as Gothic letters,gothic script, old English or textura are typefaces used in the western Europe in the 17th Century. Nowadays we see a wide use of this kind of fonts on different types of media like posters, halloween theme stationary, videogames, etc.
Here are 10 of the most modern (newly created) blackletter fonts of 2013. Click in the name of every letter to see the lovely crafts and details of this fonts:
Friday free font today is Biko with three font faces made by graphic designer ad visual artist Marco Ugolini. Biko is a geometric sans serif with a strong and yet friendly character and it’s perfect for display, copy text and logos. The name is a tribute to Steve Biko the South African anti-apartheid activist. Check it out in ttf.