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21+ Best Free Gothic Fonts for Fantasy Lettering Art Designs

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Need a Gothic font that is also free? Then dive into this amazing list of freebies below.

Gothic fonts draw their influence from the medieval period in European history. Now designers use this inspiring age to create artistic recreations of blackletter handwriting and hand-made letterforms. 

But before we share our incredible collection of free gothic fonts, check out this amazing selection of premium fonts from Envato Elements, a subscription-based marketplace that offers tons of fonts, graphic templates, add-ons, and more. All for one low monthly fee.

Top Premium Gothic Fonts

1. Forsaken Fantasy Lettering (TTF, OTF)

Give your designs that vintage look with the incredible Forsaken Fantasy Lettering. This download includes all the characters you need as well as 50 additional bonus glyphs! You'll also get international language support, along with several high-quality font files.

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2. Vrugoth Handmade Font (TTF, OTF, WOFF)

Handwritten typefaces are always perfect for that authentic, handmade feel. Now you can add a little grunge to your Gothic themes with the Vrugoth handmade font. Easy to install, this font works on many programs, including Microsoft Word. Check it out!

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3. Cameo Sweet Gothic Letter Font  (TTF, OTF, WOFF)

The traditional Gothic font style makes a simple cameo in this cool typeface from Creative Media Lab. With newly updated characters, you'll get to enjoy exceptional glyphs and alternate characters to complete your inspiring designs. Try it out on posters and more!

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4. Fenrir Gothic Fantasy Lettering  (TTF, OTF, WOFF)

Easily toggle alternate characters with the caps lock for this brilliant new font, Fenrir Gothic Fantasy Lettering. A strong display typeface with a nice, clean design, this font will give you a modern twist on an old-fashioned aesthetic. Make your posts pop with Fenrir Gothic!

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5. Cambridge Gothic Fonts (TTF, OTF, WOFF)

Need a distinguished font for your next book cover? Try the exquisite Cambridge Gothic Fonts. This Gothic font features gorgeous decorative letters you'll definitely love. Try it out on logotypes, apparel, and more.

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6. Samaz Wicked Gothic Lettering Styles (TTF, OTF, WOFF)

When you're looking for a font that has a personality all of its own, choose Samaz Wicked Gothic Lettering Styles. This stunning font is just what you need to make those special projects shine.

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7. Old Charlotte Gothic Alphabet Font  (TTF, OTF, WOFF)

Old Charlotte Gothic Alphabet Font combines Gothic traits with eye-catching blackletter calligraphy. This terrific font is perfect for book covers, websites, branding, and more.

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8. Grounded Gothic Font Lettering (TTF, OTF)

There's nothing quite like the allure of Grounded Gothic Font Lettering. This elegant font offers a clean and modern interpretation of Gothic. Try it out for your titles, posters, and more.

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9. Gothic Number Font (TTF, OTF, WOFF)

When you need a font that offers strong and eye-catching numbers, choose Gothic Number Font. As well as offering bold and unique numbers, the font also contains upper and lowercase characters and punctuation.

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22 Free Gothic Fonts

Ready for the freebies? There are many great places to find free fonts online. Here are a few with exceptional designs from around the web.

1. Death Crow Font

Let's rock out with this cool Death Crow font from designer Kid Cool. This handwritten typeface features an epic death-metal theme mixed with old-world elements. Try it out as an official logotype or stamp it on any vintage poster for a wicked result.

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2. Gothic Tangram Font

Next up on this list is the stunning Gothic Tangram font from Pedro Pazitto. Designed with Adobe Illustrator and Font Lab Studio, this font features elegant Gothic letters with a modern touch. Get access to a full pack of letters, numbers, and punctuation in this download.

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3. Gothic Font

Gothic fonts are one of the best ways to set the mood for your graphic designs. Check out this free font, Gothic Lohampwow, for instance. Designer Dmitry Lokamp created this font in just six months with a few similar dark themes in mind. Try it out on posters and apparel!

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4. Akusta Hebrew Type

Some of the best fonts are also inspired by different languages. The Akusta Hebrew Type, for example, features an elegant Gothic aesthetic made from Hebrew letterforms. Additional ligatures are also included to make a special set of new letters. Give it a try!

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5. Wesley Gothic Font

Creatives shouldn't be turned off by the vintage look of many Gothic fonts. This Wesley Gothic typeface, for instance, features a futuristic design with clean, sharp letters. And in this download you'll also get a full set of letters to complete your next designs.

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6. More Gothic Letter Font

Many modern fonts take bits and pieces of vintage handwriting for a whole new design. Take the More Gothic Letter Font, for instance. Featuring a condensed Gothic font with chunky letters, this font is bold and daring. Use it on important headlines and more.

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7. Cheddar Gothic Stencil

Need a stencil font with an awesome Gothic twist? Try the Cheddar Gothic Stencil font from Adam Ladd. This font pack includes a hand-drawn stencil font with a traditional, condensed Gothic sans appearance. Apart from the font, you also get 92 extras like catchwords and icons!

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8. Handelbar Gothic Medium Font

Based on the Handel Gothic Medium font, this new version created by Andrew Newman is sleek and original. It's great for headlines and text, although you may need to adjust the kerning for some letters. Add it to your collection today!

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9. Modern Goth Font

Step into the new age of design with the free modern Goth font. Made by designer Agustín Senatore, this font cleans up the look of traditional Gothic styles for a refreshing new take on the past. Use it for your brand, website, or next vintage project.

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10. Maddox Gothic Display Font

Architecture is just one of many influences on hand-lettering fonts from long ago. The Maddox Gothic Display Font is inspired by Gothic architecture, with extraordinary details and ornate designs. Try it out on titles and logos for a unique medieval feel.

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11. Blood Of Dracula Font

Design a horror movie poster with this ghoulish Gothic font, Blood of Dracula. Created by the Brain Eaters Font Company, this font features an Old English style dripping with exaggerated blood. Use it on movie posters, apparel, and titles! 

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12. Feathergraphy Decoration Font

Enjoy a nice calligraphy style that is hard to miss with the Feathergraphy Decoration font. Created by designer Måns Grebäck, this font features fancy handwritten letters with beautiful flourishes and swashes. Test out your tee designs with this awesome font.

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13. CAT Altgotisch Font

Inspired by late 19th-century hand lettering, the CAT Altgotisch font is extraordinary and mysterious. It has an exquisite, dated look that makes it the perfect partner for any vintage-inspired project. So try it out today on monograms, posters, or official logos.

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14. Rooters Font

Our next font is Rooters, a classic mix of baseball letters and tattoo lettering. This handmade typeface is a great addition to any font collection, and it's available in regular and italic styles. Get everything you need in this quick, free download from Twicolabs.

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15. Lyric Poetry Font

Write your own beautiful passages with the elegant Lyric Poetry font. Created by designer Yining Chen, this font features classic medieval letters that were first made by hand and later revised with a computer. And the best part is that it's 100% free, for personal and commercial use.

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16. Obelisk MXVV Font

The new Obelisk font is as solid as stone. A stunning Gothic font featuring an elegant, modern look, this is perfect for branding materials and more. Get access to a total of 93 characters in this amazing free download.

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17. Nordic Font

Inspired by Norwegian runes, the Nordic font is creative and daring. Created by designer Yana Bereziner, it features two font faces and three weights for more customization options. You definitely can't go wrong with this set!

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18. Schwachsinn Font

Gothic fonts come in a variety of shapes and styles. The bold Schwachsinn font features sharp, angular letters that are strong and thick. Designer Vladimir Nikolic made this 100% free font for you to enjoy with any project. So how will you use it?

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19. Jabin Free Font

The ultimate Gothic font will naturally draw in your audience with its ornate letters and sense of grandeur. And the Jabin free font by Frida Medrano can do just the trick! Download it today to get access to a full pack of letters and numbers.

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20. Demon Letter Font

There's something about the Gothic font style that makes it the perfect font for horror themes. This Demon Letter font is a bold design by creator Matt Smith, who included a full set of letters, numbers, and more in one free pack. Check it out today!

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21. Sacred Bridge Fantasy Lettering

Can you believe this gorgeous Sacred Bridge Fantasy Lettering is free? An old-fashioned typeface inspired by traditional letterpresses, this font works well for any brand or package design. Enjoy many additional bonuses like outline, layered, and shadow letters.

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22. Decay Gothic Fonts Free

A mix of grunge and Gothic, the Decay Gothic Fonts Free might be just what you need to make a huge impact. Created by LJ Design Studios, this download includes an all-caps font with textured, grunge details. Add instant grunge to your posters with the Decay font. 

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Choose Your Favorite Gothic Font

Modern Gothic fonts merge the best of the old with the new. Download your favourites either from Envato Elements or the free resources provided to unlock incredible possibilities.

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