digital typeface coming in 2009

TAKU is a brand new typeface from Alex at Thinkdust. This mechanical structure has been produced in full with 255 characters, manual kerning, leading, line spacing, tracking and pairs. It can be used either digitally or for print and is compact typeface with very recognisable characters.


Taku is part of the up and coming HypeForType digital type foundry which will be launching in 2009. You can expect limited edition designer volumes every 3 months, with typefaces from some of the design industries most recognisable names. Volume one which is confirmed will include Si Scott, Alex Trochut, Luke Lukas, Jon Burgerman, Suprb, and HelloHikimori. For more information on HypeForType and TAKU visit

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