A new addition to the family…

By Posted in - Graphic Design on August 10th, 2011 0 Comments

font family, that is! I know this is somewhat old news, but I just came across this entry at the Ascender Corporation’s blog.

Comic Sans Pro Typeface Family Makes its Debut

We all know that Comic Sans has gotten a lot of flack for being one of the worst, most overused typefaces in computer based graphic design history. I wonder why the blog post doesn’t touch on how bad of a name Comic Sans has gotten over the years?

This was my favorite part: “Hats off to Monotype Imaging for enlivening Comic Sans and getting it back to its roots as a comic book lettering face. Now everyone can write with more panache – and look even more like a pro using swashes, small caps and other typographic embellishments,” said Connare.

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