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The best commercial typefaces of 2017: Luc's selection

This is my own selection of the best commercial typefaces published in 2017, grouped by category. The list will grow until December 31, 2017.
Text typefaces:
  • Thesaurus (Fermin Guerrero for Typotheque). Based on metal types used by the Estiennes, but modernized. An extension of his 2014 diploma typeface, Genève.
  • Rival (Olivier Gourvat).
Sans typefaces:
Rounded sans typefaces:
Type systems:
  • Artegra Sans (Ceyhun Birinci). A 162-style family with 1500 glyphs per font, covering Latin, Greek, Cyrillic and a lot more.
Art deco typefaces:
Hipster typefaces:
    Script typefaces:
    • Limon (Sabrina Mariela Lopez).
    • Buinton (Mika Melvas).
    • Fado (Olga Umpeleva). A classical broad nib calligraphic typeface for Latin and Cyrillic.
    Calligraphic typefaces:
    Brush typefaces:
    Sketched, Layered or Poster typefaces:
    • Rocher (Henrique Beier).
    • Rig Shaded (Jamie Clarke). A 3d shaded megafamily.
    • Sutro Initials (Jim Parkinson). Chromatic and layered.
    • Zufo (Andrei Robu). A children's book or comic strip font.
    • Andimia (Faqih Sandri, Dri Zy). A layered typeface family.
    • Closed Worlds (Natasha Jen).
    Blackletter typefaces:
      Dingbats and ornaments:
      • Represent (Tony de Marco). For all sexual orientations!
      • Cristal Dingbats (Manuel Eduardo Corradine). Integrated with Cristal Frames, and a beveled polygonized typeface, Cristal.
      Programming fonts:
      Garalde typefaces:
        Display typefaces:
        Slab serif typefaces:
        Copperplate:
        Wood type revivals:
        Letterpress emulation:
          Didone typefaces:
          Fashion mag typefaces:
          Revivals:
          • Kopius Condensed (Sybille Hagmann). Mixing a bit of Cooper Black's roundness with Herbert Thannhaeuser's Liberta (Typoart, 1950s).
          Stencil typefaces:
          Variable fonts:
          • Dunbar (C.J. Dunn at CJ Type).
          • Fit (David Jonathan Ross).
          Multilingual typefaces:
          Wonderful, adorable, refreshing typefaces:
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          The best free typefaces of 2017: Luc's selection

          This is my own selection of the best free typefaces published in 2017, grouped by category. The list will grow until December 31, 2017.
          Text typefaces:
          Sans typefaces:
          Rounded sans typefaces:
            Type systems:
              Art deco typefaces:
              Hipster typefaces:
                Script typefaces:
                Calligraphic typefaces:
                • Beresta (Pavel Drakunov). A semi-uncial for Latin and Cyrillic.
                Brush typefaces:
                  Sketched, Layered or Poster typefaces:
                  Blackletter typefaces:
                  • Abuse (Valentino Coppi).
                  Dingbats and ornaments:
                    Programming fonts:
                    • League Mono (Tyler Finck).
                    • Lekton Code (Luciano Perondi and his students at ISIA Urbino). This is an adaptation of Lekton (2007).
                    Garalde typefaces:
                      Display typefaces:
                      Variable fonts:
                      Slab serif typefaces:
                        Copperplate:
                          Wood type revivals:
                            Letterpress emulation:
                              Didone typefaces:
                                Fashion mag typefaces:
                                  Revivals:
                                    Stencil typefaces:
                                      Multilingual typefaces:
                                        Wonderful, adorable, refreshing typefaces:
                                        • Fetamont (Linus Romer, 2014-2017). A 32-font tour de force with parametrized letters, including a neat "randomize" feature.
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