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What is the Phenotype™ font?

The idea behind Phenotype was to achieve a unique visual effect by touching serifs. Characters form ligatures, but every combination looks different.
Touching serifs form connecting character images, e.g. like logotypes on old refrigerators or oldtimer cars, something like the fonts of Leslie Carbarga.
The design idea is based on monospaced and heavy serif fonts like Courier, Isonorm Memphis or Rockwell. However, obviously, Phenotype is not a monospaced typeface.
Phenotype was designed for the URW++ FontForum.

Phenotype™ Font families

The Phenotype™ includes the following font families:

  • Phenotype Regular
  • Phenotype DemiBold
  • Phenotype Bold

Phenotype™ Preview

Here is a preview of how Phenotype™ will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.

You're probably thinking - Is Phenotype™ available to Download for free?

The short answer is no. Phenotype™ 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 Phenotype™, 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 Phenotype™ 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 Phenotype™ is that you get the license to use it leagally. If you're using an illegal version of Phenotype™ and you get caught, you or your client could get into some trouble legally with the publisher of Phenotype™. Also it is highly unlikely that you'll be able to find Phenotype™ for free. Doing various searches on Google such as "Free Phenotype™ 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 Phenotype™ remember that it's illegal to use a font if you didn't pay for it!

If you really want Phenotype™ and you want to truly own it the legal and safe way, then click here to visit the download and purchase page on 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. :)