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Attila Sans

The Huns dominated a vast territory with nebulous borders determined by the will of a constellation of ethnically varied peoples.
Numerous ecclesiastical writings contain useful but scattered information, sometimes difficult to authenticate or distorted by years of hand-copying.
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Historic types through a contemporary lens—Attila Sans is an exploration of the tried-and-true models of the past and how they can be reinterpreted for the visual landscape of today.

Try the basic character set below or request a free trial using the KOMETA Trials form.

Attila Sans Hairline

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Attila the Hun, was the ruler of the Huns from 434 until his death in March 453.
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For a full list of features and characters, refer to a PDF specimen below.

Attila Sans Thin

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He was also the leader of a tribal empire consisting of Huns, Ostrogoths, and Alans.
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For a full list of features and characters, refer to a PDF specimen below.

Attila Sans Light

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During his reign, he was one of the most feared enemies of the West.
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For a full list of features and characters, refer to a PDF specimen below.

Attila Sans Regular

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Remarkably, there is no surviving first-hand account of Attila’s appearance.
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For a full list of features and characters, refer to a PDF specimen below.

Attila Sans Medium

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Many scholars have argued that Attila derives from East Germanic origin.
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For a full list of features and characters, refer to a PDF specimen below.

Attila Sans Semibold

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The literature and knowledge of the Huns themselves was transmitted orally.
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For a full list of features and characters, refer to a PDF specimen below.

Attila Sans Bold

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Archaeological investigation has uncovered some details about their lifestyle.
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For a full list of features and characters, refer to a PDF specimen below.

Attila Sans Black

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The origin and language of the Huns has been the subject of debate for centuries.
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For a full list of features and characters, refer to a PDF specimen below.

About the typeface

Standing proud and wide, with spacing tightened and terminals sharpened, Attila Sans delivers a punch across its 8 weights both in display and long read settings; all while wearing its endearing quirks boldly on its sleeve… I mean, try to unsee the smirk in lowercase a.

Attila Sans boasts a comprehensive character set perfectly equipped for modern needs—it covers Latin Extended-A, i.e. Western European, Central European & Southeastern European languages–plus two stylistic sets, bonus symbols and case-sensitive forms easily accessible via OpenType.

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Info

Weights
Hairline, Thin, Light, Regular, Medium, Semibold, Bold, Black
Language Support
Latin Extended-A
License
Fair use—installing on up to 3 computer stations & self-hosting on small to medium-scale websites (less than 20k visitors/mo.) allowed. For more information, refer to KOMETA EULA.
Version
1.1 (Initial release—January 2019)

Features

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Alternate lowercase g
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Alternate lowercase r
case
Case-sensitive forms
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Proportional figures
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Tabular figures
zero
Slashed zero
sups
Superscript
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Numerators
dnom
Denominators
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Fractions
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Ordinals

Featured Glyphs

Full charset upon request
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZabcdefgghijklmnopqrrstuvwxyzfffiffifttt0123456789.:;!?*#( ){ }[ ]$@&

Purchase Attila Sans

Starting from a delicate Hairline to a menacing Black, Attila Sans comes in 8 weights. A variable font seamlessly alternating between all weights is included free of charge if you buy the full family.

Attila Sans is sold exclusively through KOMETA. Payments are one-time only and exclude VAT—get in touch if you wish to buy a bundle of weights not listed above. All purchases come with both desktop & web font self-hosting licenses for small to medium-sized projects—up to 3 desktop stations & websites with ≤20k visitors/mo. For more information, refer to KOMETA EULA.

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