Rian Hughes releases 112 Hours, New Font Collection

112 Hours Cover


Out now from artist and font designer Rian Hughes self-publishes a number of books and he’s recently released the well-received 112 Hours, his fifteenth collection of fonts.

Rian is best known in the comics industry at present for his work for US comics publishers on titles such as The Multiversity and Iron Man but whose credits also include Dan Dare.

112 Hours - Sample Spread

112 Hours - Sample Spread

112 Hours - Sample Spread


Culled from a myriad of sources, 112 Hours focuses on numbers – clock faces, tickets, watches, house numbers – this is an eclectic and broad-ranging collection which features sample settings, complete character sets, source material, and an introduction by Hughes.

View a preview and buy the book from Blurb (Hardback or Paperback)

• The fonts featured are available for download at devicefonts.co.uk

• More books by Rian Hughes

The founder of downthetubes, John works as a comics editor, writer, as Creative Consultant on the Dan Dare audio adventures for B7 Media, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. Working in British comics publishing for over 30 years, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Star Trek Magazine and Babylon 5 Magazine. He also edited the comics anthology STRIP Magazine and edited several audio comics for ROK Comics. He has also edited several comic collections, including volumes of “Charley’s War and “Dan Dare”. He’s the writer of “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz, published on Tapastic; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood for digital comic 100% Biodegradable.

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