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rad racer font

description:

recreation of the pixel font from square's rad racer (aka highway star, 1987) on the NES.

this font includes special characters for black right-pointing double triangle (U+23E9), box drawing characters (U+2500, U+2502, U+256D - U+2570), and beamed eigth notes (U+266B).

the original font was incomplete - this recreation includes the addition of custom characters for J, X and Z that attempt to match the same style. apart from these, only the characters present in the game's tile set have been included.

tags:
pixel font
completed:
12/01/2020

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