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  • 2020.06.19

    TOA Heavy Industries Font to be Released December 15

    Now Taking Orders for Limited Edition (Until August 3 Noon)

     

    TOA Heavy Industries, LLP. (Head Office: Tokyo, Japan), is proud to announce that the font TOA Heavy Industries, which is being co-developed with long-established font maker Iwata Corporation (Head Office: Tokyo, Japan, President: Akira Mizuno) and under the supervision of manga creator Tsutomu Nihei (Aposimz, Knights of Sidonia, BLAME!, etc.) will be released for sale on December 15, 2020.

    This package will contain data for approximately 7,700 characters including Arabic numerals, hiragana, katakana, and JIS kanji sets 1 and 2, for use in personal or commercial text or graphics applications. Please see the Iwata site for more information on usage conditions: http://www.iwatafont.com/en/legal.

    Reservations for limited edition orders are also open from today, at https://iwatafont.co.jp/toa/ (orders will be accepted until noon August 3, 2020). The limited edition package will include the TOA Heavy Industries font along with the limited edition-exclusive font TOA Heavy Industries GRUNGE, and special “Synthetic Human” figurine produced by 1000toys under the supervision of Tsutomu Nihei.

     

    Product Information

    Standard Edition: JPY 20,000 (tax excl.)
    • TOA Heavy Industries Font
    • Release Date: Tuesday, December 15, 2020.

    Limited Edition: JPY 35,000 (tax excl.)
    • TOA Heavy Industries Font
    • TOA Heavy Industries GRUNGE Font
    • Limited edition Synthetic Human figurine (produced by 1000toys)
    Orders accepted until noon Monday, August 3, 2020.
    Delivery from Tuesday, December 15, 2020.

     

    Font Details

    Font type: TrueType font
    No. of characters: Approx. 7,700 (incl. Arabic numerals, kana sets, JIS Kanji sets 1 and 2, symbols)
    Supported OS: Windows (versions currently supported by Microsoft)
    mac OS (versions currently supported by Apple)
    Product Info URL: https://iwatafont.co.jp/toa/

     

    About Iwata Corporation

    Founded in Tokyo in 1920, the Iwata Corporation has been preserving traditional typefaces in addition to continuously developing new fonts to serve customers’ needs for 100 years.
    Iwata’s commitment to fonts has remained unchanged since its founding, and the company continues its contributions to the field based on steadfast principles derived from techniques and experience built up over its long history.
    Website: http://www.iwatafont.com/en/