What is the Gamer™ font?
Canada Type released the first version of Gamer in August of 2004. It was modeled after a few 1972 magazine advertisement letters, the origin of which was later identified as a common film type called Checkmate.
In the spring of 2006, Patrick Griffin revisited the family to optimize a few minor oversights and add small caps to the speedy mechanical face. Now Gamer is truer than ever to its popular history as the defining Escape From New York movie poster and packaging face, a gun with a six-barrel engine that exudes heat, speed, strength and sharpness. More…
Gamer comes in all popular font formats, and contains a few alternates within the character map of each of its fonts.
Gamer™ Font families
The Gamer™ includes the following font families:
- Gamer Light
- Gamer Light Italic
- Gamer SC
- Gamer Italic
- Gamer SC Italic
Here is a preview of how Gamer™ will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.
You're probably thinking - Is Gamer™ available to Download for free?
The short answer is no. Gamer™ is definitely not available as a free download font. This is a premium font which mean that you will have to pay to download and use it in your project. We showcase fonts on SharedFonts that are almost all premium fonts. Feel free to waste valuable hours of your time searching for a free download of Gamer™, but take it from me, you will not be successful in your quest. Just think how much time and effort you will save if you just pay for Gamer™ and be done with it.
It is always best to pay for a premium font rather than trying to find an illegal download. The benefits of paying for Gamer™ is that you get the license to use it leagally. If you're using an illegal version of Gamer™ and you get caught, you or your client could get into some trouble legally with the publisher of Gamer™.
Also it is highly unlikely that you'll be able to find Gamer™ for free. Doing various searches on Google such as "Free Gamer™ Download" you will see a lot of websites that will say "Free Download" but these are just attempts to get you to click on a link which will either take you to an ad landing page or you risk getting viruses on your computer. In the rare occasion that you do find a free download for Gamer™ remember that it's illegal to use a font if you didn't pay for it!
If you really want Gamer™ and you want to truly own it the legal and safe way, then click here to visit the download and purchase page on MyFonts.com. Here you will be able to obtain the proper license. The designer and publisher deserves to be paid for their work, as they have put in the hours and the creativity to produce such an amazing font. Good luck with your purchase and future use of this font. :)