Koi

Font sampler

A unique
inline /
outline
typeface.

A unique
inline /
outline
typeface.

About the font

About the font Koi

Koi is similar, in principle, to Kelso in that each of the characters is represented by a single continuous line. The result is something of a hybrid, sitting somewhere between an outline and an inline style, and with an asymmetrical look — something quite rare in a typeface.

Like Kelso, some will claim it looks like a typeface designed by a graphic designer, so I’m hoping it will appeal to other graphic designers.

Many of the characters look like ready made logotypes. Further customisation is easily achieved by extending the end strokes of characters, possibly aligning them and joining them to others to create bespoke arrangements.

There was a fashion for outline, inline and tri-line styles in the 1970s. As a graphic designer, their strong graphic properties appeal to me, so I’m all in favour of a revival.

Full glyph set

Koi Light character set

Set your own text

All Talbot Type fonts are packaged with their equivalent italic, so £16 gets you the Roman and Italic pair.

There are several different End User License Agreements available, for specifically different uses. All Talbot Type fonts are priced similarly but license prices vary according to use.

Each of the standard licenses available are listed below. If you’re not sure which license you require click here or on the button to the left, for more information about the different licenses and what they cover.

The prices for Desktop fonts and Webfonts below are quoted for 1 – 5 users and 10,000 pageviews per month respectively.

If you need more users or pageviews you can adjust the order before checkout. Note the special discounted Desktop and Webfont Combined license, if you require both.

Click on a button below to add the item to the basket. If you need more than one license, you can return here by clicking ‘Continue shopping’.

If your requirements are not covered by any of the standard use licenses below, please contact Talbot Type to discuss your needs.

Koi Light

Desktop
(OTF)
£16
Webfont
(WOFF, WOFF2, EOT, TTF, SVG)
£16
Combined
(Desktop & webfont)
£28
eBook
(OTF)
£32
App
(OTF)
£160
Server
(OTF)
£160

Koi Medium

Desktop
(OTF)
£16
Webfont
(WOFF, WOFF2, EOT, TTF, SVG)
£16
Combined
(Desktop & webfont)
£28
eBook
(OTF)
£32
App
(OTF)
£160
Server
(OTF)
£160

Koi Bold

Desktop
(OTF)
£16
Webfont
(WOFF, WOFF2, EOT, TTF, SVG)
£16
Combined
(Desktop & webfont)
£28
eBook
(OTF)
£32
App
(OTF)
£160
Server
(OTF)
£160

Koi Family

Desktop
(OTF)
£44
Webfont
(WOFF, WOFF2, EOT, TTF, SVG)
£44
Combined
(Desktop & webfont)
£78
eBook
(OTF)
£88
App
(OTF)
£440
Server
(OTF)
£440

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