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shadowinthelight
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Re: Minimalistic ReactOS logo

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Even if it wasn't created for ReactOS that doesn't discount the idea that making everything out of circles was the theme of the font. I thought the size discrepancy between letters looked rather strange as well until I made the connection and saw why it was a good choice.

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Re: Minimalistic ReactOS logo

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hbelusca wrote:
shadowinthelight wrote:I guess whoever designed it wanted to take the orb theme as far as possible.
I don't know which "orb" you're talking about, but if you were thinking about the reactos logo, then you're wrong: the font is called "Century Gothic" and existed before reactos was born.
Nope. Pretty similar but it is the Tex Gyre Adventor:

http://www.1001fonts.com/tex-gyre-adventor-font.html

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Re: Minimalistic ReactOS logo

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vicmarcal wrote:
hbelusca wrote:
shadowinthelight wrote:I guess whoever designed it wanted to take the orb theme as far as possible.
I don't know which "orb" you're talking about, but if you were thinking about the reactos logo, then you're wrong: the font is called "Century Gothic" and existed before reactos was born.
Nope. Pretty similar but it is the Tex Gyre Adventor:

http://www.1001fonts.com/tex-gyre-adventor-font.html
Well, I just searched inside the SVG code to find the name of the font ^^ For example there: Line 1878 of "/art/Logo/OrbString/logo_text_standard.svg"

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Re: Minimalistic ReactOS logo

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I don't like the font

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Re: Minimalistic ReactOS logo

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Mmmm...odd..
Look at the "R" in the Century Gothic, compare with the one in Tex Gyre, an with the main site Logo:
http://www.identifont.com/similar?1N2
http://www.fontsquirrel.com/fonts/tex-gyre-adventor
:)

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Re: Minimalistic ReactOS logo

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vicmarcal wrote:Mmmm...odd..
Look at the "R" in the Century Gothic, compare with the one in Tex Gyre, an with the main site Logo:
http://www.identifont.com/similar?1N2
http://www.fontsquirrel.com/fonts/tex-gyre-adventor
:)
I can see the difference.

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