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unifur is a display font based on eurofurence, composed of
lowercase letters without ascenders (acemnorsuvwxyz) and
capital letters of the same size replacing letters with
ascenders (BDFGHIJKLPQT). The letters J and Q have been
redesigned so that they have no more descender. The numbers
are of the same height as the caps. The uppercase alphabet
is 3/2 the size of the lowercase, same letter shapes with
the same weight (so it appears lighter and more tightly
A long time ago, I saw a font like this on the title of a
book. I couldn't identify that one yet, so I made my own.
For now, there is only a medium weight. In case of demand,
I can make unifur light and bold as well.
The character set
The character set of unfur is the same as of eurofurence,
except for some ligatures. The principle described above
(replacing letters with ascenders by small caps) has been
applied to cyrillic and greek as well (as an experiment).
The picture shows only a part of the character set!
Where to use it
unifur looks sufficiently odd to be used for book titles,
logos and advertisement slogans rather than anything that
has to convey information and be read easily :) It may be
combined with eurofurence (or eurofurence classic) for
Download unifur in TrueType
format (61 KB zip file)
Download unifur in PostScript
format (106 KB zip file)
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