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Chopper downloadDesigners: Rebecca Alaccari, Harry Villhardt
Publisher: Canada Type
Chopper was designed by Rebecca Alaccari, Harry Villhardt and published by Canada Type. Chopper contains 4 styles and family package options.  

In 1972, VGC released two typefaces by designer friends Dick Jensen and Harry Villhardt. Jensen's was called Serpentine, and Villhardt's was called Venture. Even though both faces had the same elements and a somewhat similar construct, one of them became very popular and chased the other away from the spotlight. Serpentine went on to become the James Bond font, the Pepsi and every other soda pop font, the everything font, all the way through the glories of digital lala-land where it was hacked, imitated and overused by hundreds of designers. But the only advantage it really had over Venture was being a 4-style family, including the bold italic that made it all the rage, as opposed to Venture's lone upright style. One must wonder how differently things would have played if a Venture Italic was around back then.

Chopper is Canada Type's revival of Venture, that underdog of 1972. This time around it comes with a roman, an italic, and corresponding biform styles to make it a much more attractive and refreshing alternative to Serpentine.

Chopper comes in all popular formats, boasts extended language support, and contains a ton of alternate characters sprinkled throughout the character map.

Font Family:
· Chopper
· Chopper Italic
· Chopper Biform
· Chopper Biform Italic

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