“These selections are made by graphic designers, type designers, educators, and enthusiasts who have a peculiarly acute eye on the type scene, capable of spotting worthy needles among the haystack of thousands issued every year.”
Other Notable Font Releases of 2014 are part of the Typographica review “Our Favorite Typefaces of 2014”. In this section, there are notable fonts which didn’t make it to the main list.
Think of this collection as a sort of “editor’s picks”. These are the typefaces that I personally felt were worthy of selection — they just didn’t happen to be among the writers’ favorites.
Stephen Coles’ Our Favorite Typefaces of 2014 published annualy at Typographica is one of the most respected curated list of new fonts.
Typeface design and distribution is in a state of rapid change. Last year we noted its diffusion around the globe, and that trend persists. The majority of font production is no longer concentrated in a few regional epicenters.