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    Kodex is a free blackletter typeface, trying to shake the boundaries between old and new, tradition and contemporary.
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After a long year procrastinating, I finally took the time to showcase this font on Behance. 
Kodex is my very first typeface, and this project began with an observation : most of the actual gothic fonts overplay their middle-aged aesthetics, copying or caricaturing the old traditional calligraphy. It may appear inadequate or anachronistic. Thus, my intention was to shake the boundaries between old and new, tradition and contemporary.
You can download it for free !





Few pages from the research process
All the letters were handwritten with a flat-nibbed pen.







And feel free to show me what you'll do with it !