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Ridiculously Tricky Quiz Proves Marvel Names Sound A Lot Like Fonts
By Mikelle Leow, 21 Oct 2021
Screenshot via Marvel Character or Font
We were today years old when we discovered that typeface names could pass off as superhero names, and vice versa.
Seriously. Did you know Typeface is the name of a Marvel character?
An amusing quiz created by Auckland-based software developer Carl Smith tests your ability to guess comic book character names from font family names… and that’s pretty much it. Putting this superpower to practice, though, is the hard part.
Here are some name drops to stretch your thinking muscle: Cerebro; Zapfino; Kinesis; Oxygen; Proxima Midnight. Only two of those are Marvel characters.
If your typography design senses are tingling, take the tricky ‘Marvel Character or Font?’ test here.
[via Marvel Character or Font]
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