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The kraken is a legendary cephalopod-like sea monster in Scandinavian folklore of giant size. According to the Norse sagas, the kraken dwells off the coasts of Norway and Greenland and terrorizes nearby sailors.
 
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The kraken is a legendary cephalopod-like sea monster in Scandinavian folklore of giant size. According to the Norse sagas, the kraken dwells off the coasts of Norway and Greenland and terrorizes nearby sailors.
 
FR Kraken Slab Regular
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The kraken is a legendary cephalopod-like sea monster in Scandinavian folklore of giant size. According to the Norse sagas, the kraken dwells off the coasts of Norway and Greenland and terrorizes nearby sailors.
 
FR Kraken Slab Medium
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The kraken is a legendary cephalopod-like sea monster in Scandinavian folklore of giant size. According to the Norse sagas, the kraken dwells off the coasts of Norway and Greenland and terrorizes nearby sailors.
 
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The kraken is a legendary cephalopod-like sea monster in Scandinavian folklore of giant size. According to the Norse sagas, the kraken dwells off the coasts of Norway and Greenland and terrorizes nearby sailors.
 
FR Kraken Slab Bold
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The kraken is a legendary cephalopod-like sea monster in Scandinavian folklore of giant size. According to the Norse sagas, the kraken dwells off the coasts of Norway and Greenland and terrorizes nearby sailors.
 
FR Kraken Slab Black
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The kraken is a legendary cephalopod-like sea monster in Scandinavian folklore of giant size. According to the Norse sagas, the kraken dwells off the coasts of Norway and Greenland and terrorizes nearby sailors.
 
FR Kraken Slab Heavy
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The kraken is a legendary cephalopod-like sea monster in Scandinavian folklore of giant size. According to the Norse sagas, the kraken dwells off the coasts of Norway and Greenland and terrorizes nearby sailors.

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About the type

FR Kraken Slab — this mild-mannered monster of a type — is a type family with a robust skeleton, idiosyncratic details and a strong personality.

It was inspired by the raw yet lively look of the earliest 19th century English Antique faces especially those coming from the foundry of Vincent Figgins.

The goal was to create something contemporary that still carries the essence of those early models and not a digital reproduction of any particular set of peculiar shapes of that era. The design is rather like a collection of afterimages tuned into images once again, a portrait of someone vaguely familiar drawn from memory. It aims to capture and recreate the spirit of the style not the original forms. It's a tale truthfully re-told.

Other information

Published: 15 December 2018

Designer: Béla Frank

Font format: OpenType PS flavor or CFF-based OpenType (.otf)

Compatible with: Mac & PC desktop publication apps

Number of glyphs:590

OpenType features: kern, stylistic alternates, contextual alternates, stylistic sets, proportional figures, oldstyle figures, standard ligatures, slashed zero

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Test Fonts

Download test versions of KR Kraken Slab. The test fonts are not complete versions of the fonts we sell; OpenType features have been removed, the character set has been reduced to basic Latin and basic punctuation.

Please note that test fonts may be used for testing and evaluation of your work only. Test fonts may not be used for any kind of commerical project.

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Glyphs

FR Kraken Slab comes with 590 glyphs, supporting more than 200 languages, tabular figures, arrows and other miscellaneous characters. All 590 glyphs except the spacing characters are shown below.

Do you need to support a script other than Latin, or any languages or characters not displayed here? We're happy to help by creating tailored solutions based on FR Kraken. Please contact us.