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Original Adobe design. Shuriken Boy® Std RegularThis is an OpenType font!

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Format:

This font is OpenType
(Windows and Macintosh Platforms)

Glyph coverage:


Euro Currency Standard

Languages:

Adobe Western 2

Embedding:

Editable

End User License:

5 computers

Related Documents:

PDF icon   Glyph Complement (54K)

PDF icon   OpenType User Guide (1.3MB)

Typeface notes:

A few years ago when Joachim Müller-Lancé was doodling shapes on paper, he made the following observation: “My sketches revealed how letterforms can be perceived not only as black strokes on a white background, but also as shapes punching through one another.” Thus was Shuriken Boy born. Seen alone, many of its characters don’t look like letters at all; only their combination indicates text. It’s a futuristic look often seen in Japanese Manga comics and high-tech graphics. In fact, the name Shuriken Boy was inspired by William Gibson’s sci-fi novel, Neuromancer, in which a star-shaped Ninja weapon - a shuriken - appears as the hero’s talisman. The dynamic, triangular characters of Shuriken Boy are certain to add dramatic flair to high-tech tool or product packaging, toys and games, book titles, clothing labels, and computer user-group logos.

Optical Size:

This face is designed to used at a text size of 18.0 points.

Designer:

Joachim Müller-Lancé

Classifications:

Adobe Originals
Decorative & Display

Legal notices:

Shuriken Boy® Std is either a registered trademark or a trademark of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries.

Postscript File Name:

ShurikenStd-Boy

MAC Menu Name:

Shuriken Boy Std

Windows/PC Menu Name:

Shuriken Boy Std 

Related OpenType packages:

Adobe Future Fonts Starter Collection
Shuriken Boy® Std Regular

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Shuriken Boy® Regular


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