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Matrix II downloadDesigner: Zuzana Licko
Publisher: Emigre
Designed by Zuzana Licko, Matrix II is a dingbat, script and serif font family. This typeface has twenty-three styles and was published by Emigre.

Matrix II is a complete reworking of the original Matrix type family which was designed by Zuzana Licko in 1986.

The redesign, which started in January 2007, was initiated by the need to create an OpenType version of Matrix. With the hood open, so to speak, Licko used the opportunity to make subtle changes and to fine tune many of the existing characters which were designed some 20 years ago. The contrast between thick and thin strokes was decreased in some instances, and overshoots were corrected. The width of various characters was adjusted and regularized. The cross stroke on the f was simplified on most weights. The design of the lower case g was revisited and an alternate single story version was designed and added to the OpenType version. Seven new fonts were also added to the family: a Semi Narrow, Semi Wide, Semi Tall, Inline Italic, and 3 weights of Italic - a less flamboyant version of Matrix Script. To clearly set this version apart from the original Matrix, and to avoid conflict with previous versions, its name was changed to Matrix II.

Font Family:
· Matrix II Book
· Matrix II Book Italic
· Matrix II Regular
· Matrix II Italic
· Matrix II Bold
· Matrix II Bold Italic
· Matrix II Extra Bold
· Matrix II Narrow
· Matrix II Semi Narrow
· Matrix II Semi Wide
· Matrix II Wide
· Matrix II Script Book
· Matrix II Script Regular
· Matrix II Script Bold
· Matrix II Semi Tall
· Matrix II Tall
· Matrix II Inline Script
· Matrix II Inline Italic
· Matrix II Inline Extra Bold
· Matrix II Hilite Script
· Matrix II Hilite Italic
· Matrix II Hilite Extra Bold
· Matrix II Ornaments Regular

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