Blackletter or gothic script fonts is characterized by varying thin and thick strokes, as well as the ornate swirls evident on its serifs. Because of this script’s focus on being elaborate, readability and legibility take a hit. As a result, it is very uncommon for it to be used in body copy. Look for Blackletter mostly in headlines, subheadings, posters, logos, and other places that need to grab people’s attention quickly.
Gothic Blackletter has been a big movement in 2019 and no doubt going into 2020. So here are 20 Gothic Blackletter Fonts associated with religion, history, mystery, a feeling of legitimacy.
1. The Bjorke
A more geometric and stylish take on blackletter, it retains a mid-century feel that makes it the perfect partner for vintage or flat design. Available in two styles, it’s versatile enough to use across titling and body text.
Classic blackletter font that are havily inspired by tattoo and kustom kulture. Suits best if you’re working on gothic, tribal, tattoo themed designs.
Darklands is inspired by authentic old Gothic Scripts fonts. Suits perfectly for all kinds of vintage designs and adding that Old English style to your designs.
4. Black Baron
Inspired by medieval script lettering with an air of vintage/retro style. Black Baron is suitable for any project that requires a medieval feel such as logo, wedding invitation, greeting card, poster, etc.
Metal bands, tattoo artwork and extreme sports brands all make use of the awesome blackletter style. Often the sharp letter shapes are enhanced with elaborate swirls and decorations.
6. Rase Grimm
The Rase Grimm family is a blackletter inspired graffiti style built for headline and display. This robust, OpenType family includes 3 variants: Grimm Regular & Grimm Curves both utilize traditional upper & lowercase letters while the Grimm Fat variation is an all-caps style. All 3 styles include initial, terminal & isolated letter variations as contextual alternates as well as a number of stylistic alternates, ligatures & other embellishments.
This font is unique. You can use this font to create logos, posters, magazines, books, and other design needs, or also for collections.
Amstrong typeface is awesome font Black letter from Rvq Typefoundry, new typeface with classy, elegant and vintage feel character set. To create the beautiful combination, just mix the uppercase and lowercase then mix with the alternative glyphs.
It includes uppercase letters, numerals, a large range of punctuation and free Ornament.
It was created as a dual-purpose font To create the beautiful combination, just mix your words with the alternative glyphs and Ornament swash.
This style is now mostly used for decorative purposes, for example, to evoke an old word classical feel. It can also be used to evoke a heavy metal feeling.
A typeface inspired by German frakturs with a twist of Sweden.
Modern gothic blackletter font. Best work in big font size, such as 60pt and bigger.
14. The mariam story
Stunning black letter font elegant and vintage feel character set.
Conchita is an all caps font / typeface with a mix of modern blackletter and tattoo lettering.
This is a typeface with Blackletter style taste, includes full set of gorgeous uppercase and lowercase letters, numerals, punctuation, ligatures, discretionary ligatures, alternate characters, multilingual characters support and extra ornaments, giving realistic calligraphy blackletter style.
It comes in 2 styles, Regular and Cheviar. Cheviar is a term that I use to distinguish from a regular style, it does not contain any meaning, but having an anatomy that is slightly different from the regular style, which has a fill like diamond on the middle side of the letter.
Introducing medieval blackletter typeface “Odd times”. It`s inspired by old fracture calligraphy.
A unique blackletter for your design.
20. Black Plague
The style and structure is mean to be more of a tool than a core typeface for you to be able to customize and create something unique. All files are as is since these typefaces are made out of pride and passion for the desire and need to create.