Ah, the Digital Readout Upright by ShyFoundry - it's the font that looks like it escaped from the dashboard of a 1980s sci-fi spaceship, only to find a loving home in the hearts of modern designers. This font isn't just a typeface; it's your ticket to an era when technology was as much about blinking lights and chunky buttons as it was about bytes and bits.
The Digital Readout Upright stands tall and proud, with its characters designed to mimic the digital displays that once dazzled arcade goers and microwave users alike. Its clean lines and rectangular orientation scream functionality, yet there’s an undeniable charm to its unapologetically digital aesthetic. Imagine the numbers on your alarm clock got a pep talk, went to typography school, and graduated with honors – that's Digital Readout Upright.
But don't let its utilitarian looks fool you; there's a versatility here that goes beyond time-telling devices. Whether you're crafting the title screen for a retro-inspired video game, designing a futuristic interface for your next art project, or just spicing up a party invitation to make it look like it was sent from the year 2049—this font has got you covered.
The genius of ShyFoundry in creating Digital Readout Upright lies in striking a perfect balance between nostalgia and forward-thinking design. It's both a nod to the past and a wink to the future, ensuring your projects will stand out, whether displayed on a gargantuan billboard or the screen of a smartwatch. If you're looking to add a touch of digital flair to your creations without sacrificing readability or style, this font is your pixel-perfect pal.
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For those of you looking for an improved version with more/better accents etc: Derek Vogelpohl has allowed me to rework his fonts and offer them with a (very generous) commercial license.

So if you need a professional quality Unicode OpenType or TrueType version of this font with a multilingual and expanded character set - you will find it here:


(Derek Vogelpohl receives royalties from all sales)

Digital Readout Upright

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101 glyphs
Created by ShyWedge, 1999. (http://welcome.to/ShyFonts). Digital Readout Upright SF. Digital Readout Upright. 1.1. DigitalReadoutUpright
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