13 Fonts From the Dark Side
Don’t be afraid of the dark! Use these fonts for creating distinctive, impactful impressions with type.
This article appeared in Issue 90 of InDesign Magazine.
There are countless design briefs that call for heavyweight, assertive fonts. These hefty designs, which are usually reserved for display usage, make a powerful statement while attracting the viewer’s attention with ease. While many of these substantial typeface designs are serious in tone, others can be friendly, ghoulish, and even humorous. I have selected thirteen of my favorite “fonts from the dark side” to share with you. They include black weights that are part of large families as well as single-weight styles. Some are current releases, while others are vintage, historic, or just timeless designs that never get old. But they all make a statement when used appropriately.. . . .
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