Everyone is in love with the 80s. Inspired by everything from the futuristic sci-fi films to the awesome retro graphics, designers are getting really creative with their 80s style fonts. Looking for the best 80s fonts to complete your projects? Check out this new list of exciting pro fonts from Envato Elements.
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Best 80s Retro Fonts to Use in 2023
1. Horsemen: Horror Synthwave Fonts (OTF, WOFF)
Synthwave fonts with the 80s retro aesthetic inspired by movie titles look really cool. Check out Horsemen, an 80s retro font inspired by artwork, movies, and music from that decade. This 80s typography will look fantastic on T-shirts, posters, comics, album covers, and any creative project you've got.
2. Hanahelia 80s Retro Font (OTF, TTF)
Hanahelia is a great example of an 80s style font with a retro 80s aesthetic. Add some neon and shiny effects, and you'll get a cool 80s lettering design. This 80s script font is perfect for logos, flyers, posters, and more.
3. Retrofuturism Synthwave Fonts (OTF)
In the 80s, futuristic looks were very popular, and this eighties font is all about that. Take advantage of this very complete retro futuristic font pack with a touch of the Stranger Things aesthetic. It comes with the OTF typeface, as well as cool backgrounds and elements in EPS, JPG, PNG, and PSD files.
4. Rodagear Script Neon 80s Font (OTF)
Neon was trending in the 80s, and it sure is trending now. Check out this cool 80s neon font and add a really cool touch to your retro designs. Use this eighties font for logos, branding, business, or any project you've got in mind.
5. Ferguso: Retro 80s Aesthetic Font (OTF)
This nice sans-serif eighties font is described by its creator as the result of mixing "the trends of aesthetic design with the implementation of vintage poster design, and 80s disco boogie music". We think it's a really cool 80s style font for your designs.
6. Gorgom: Retro 80s Futuristic Font (OTF)
Looking for unique 80s font styles? Gorgom is a cool futuristic typeface that looks awesome as an 80s style font. It looks great on gaming projects and any other retro designs. Try it out if you want a unique 80s computer font in your creative arsenal.
7. Death Star 80's Retro Aesthetic Font (OTF, WOFF)
Nothing has more 80s retro aesthetic than Star Wars. This wicked 80s type design is inspired by Star Wars. Crush the competition with a cool retro font that's perfect for sci-fi projects and games. Included in this 80s retro futuristic font download are letters, numbers, and additional alternates and ligatures. Check it out!
8. The Hurricane Handbrush 80s Retro Font (OTF, TTF)
Need handmade 80s font styles? Handmade fonts are created by scanning in high-resolution images of letters elegantly brushed by hand. This set of 80s typefaces includes a versatile brush typeface inspired by simple masculine vibes. Try this 80s brush font on posters, invites, or stationery.
9. Ambisi Typeface Retro 80s Font (OTF, TTF)
Eighties text fonts like Ambisi are like no other. They feature interesting geometric shapes inspired by abstract and futuristic concepts. Make your work stand out with this cool and unique eighties font text style.
10. Ambrogio Signature 80s Script Font (OTF, TTF, WOFF)
Or wrap your signature around a stunning skyline with the Ambrogio eighties font. This 80s script font is destined to give your work a bold new aesthetic. Designed entirely by hand and inspired a little by the Miami Vice font, this 80s script font will work perfectly with book covers, magazines, and text effects.
11. Heatwave 80s Retro Font (OTF, WOFF)
Need a neon 80s font? Heatwave might be just the fit for your 80s poster. Inspired by classic retro 80s graphics and a little of the Stranger Things aesthetic, this font is cool and edgy. Included in this download is a full set of letters, numbers, and punctuation. Multi-language support is also included in this 80s retro lettering pack!
12. Burnout 80s Font (OTF, TTF)
Feeling burnt out? Stay inspired with a creative typography project. This burnout eighties font is an all-caps typeface that is loud and proud. So stand out with this complete set of letters, numbers, and punctuation. It's perfect for retro album covers too.
13. Boldwest Retro 80s Font (OTF)
Want a bold font with the 80s retro aesthetic? Boldwest is a creepy and spooky font type. Inspired by Halloween, the letters were created to emulate spooky ghost shapes and funny characters. Add the 80s lettering to your work for a cute and funny typeface.
14. New York 80s Font Styles (OTF, TTF)
Many of New York's famous buildings were made in the 80s. Now you can get that 80s New York vibe with this font. Featuring eight creative fonts, this pack includes amazingly detailed grunge textures and serif typefaces. It captures that 80s retro aesthetic perfectly.
15. Arcade Machine 80s Script Font (OTF)
Are you a fan of the Stranger Things aesthetic and the magic of the arcade era? Inspired by classics like Knight Rider, Miami Vice, and arcade games, this retro 80s font pack is sure to make your T-shirts and posters shine. It comes with uppercase and lowercase letters as well as additional ligatures.
16. Outrunner 80s Script Font (OTF, TTF)
Here's another great 1980s font to add to your collection. This retro Miami Vice font could easily have come out of any vintage film. It features stylish capital and lowercase letters you can definitely bring into modern designs. Try this neon 80s font with your work!
17. Broken Eighties Font (OTF, TTF, WOFF)
You can fix just about anything with good design and 80s fonts. So fix your work with the Broken 80s lettering style font. Made by designer yandidesigns, this bold scratch font is new and unique. It features a full set of uppercase letters with realistic dents and scratches. Give this 80s retro aesthetic a go!
18. Saltino 80s Retro Font (OTF, TTF)
If you're looking for a logo design that looks effortlessly natural, try the Saltino typeface. This natural, handwritten typeface was made by designer khurasan. Its sultry style is soft and elegant, making it the perfect fit for wedding designs.
19. Kust 80's Brush Font (OTF, WOFF)
Here's another impressive 80s brush font to add to your arsenal. Kust Brush is both bold and effective. It features a realistic brush style with lots of texture. Every letter has been given a distorted look, so you'll truly get a unique vibe with this typeface.
20. Video Game 80s Font (OTF, TTF, WOFF)
Love the video games of the 80s? Create your very own video game titles with this amazing video game font. The designer created this pack of 80s computer fonts and video game characters, including 17 retro Martians. Mix and match this pack for a cool result!
21. School Story 80s Font (OTF, TTF)
Or tell your story as you would in school. School Story is a cute display typeface made with a lot of creativity. It can instantly add a cheerful element to your designs and works well with presentations and more. Get letters, numbers, and punctuation with this set!
22. Artzopo 80s Script Font (OTF)
Feeling a little artsy? Express your creative juices with the Artzopo font. This handmade font can easily be fitted for logos on T-shirts and apparel. Make an impact with a cool handwritten look that's hard to miss. Try it out!
23. Zeky Typeface Font (OTF, TTF)
This next 80s text font is sleek and sophisticated. Zeky is a classic typeface with tall characters and sans serif letters. Download this font to get everything you need as well as a helpful instructional guide. The 1980s font has easy installation too!
24. Manticore: 80's Brush Font (OTF, WOFF)
Brush fonts are one of the best ways to add a little edge to your projects. The Manticore font is an 80s brush font with letters, numbers, and extra glyphs. It works best on 80s styled prints like punk graphics or horror themes. Check it out!
25. Newtype Typeface Font (OTF, TTF)
Looking for something new? Step out of the box with the Newtype typeface. This fresh and unique font is sure to add character to your typography. It's available in OTF and TTF format and works well with various media. Try it if you want to add 80s font styles to video games or movie titles.
26. Jagalana 80s Style Script Font (OTF, TTF)
Or make a lasting impression with the stunning Jagalana typeface. This 80s style script font has beautiful, swooping letters and a nice, elegant feel. Calligraphy styles like these are lovely on invites, but you can also try them out on branding material and more. So add this eighties font today!
27. Megaton 80s Retro Computer Font (OTF, WOFF)
Megaton is a really cool 80s lettering typeface. It's like a futuristic 80s computer font. Check this big and bold stencil typeface with uppercase and multilingual letters, numbers, and punctuation. If you mix this eighties font with a cool sans-serif or script font, it will take your design to the next level.
28. Neoncity: Signature Neon 80s Font (OTF, TTF)
We close the selection with a really cool neon 80s font. This is a bold display font with a vintage feel, totally inspired by the 80s. The pack includes a neon sans-serif font and a neon script font. Use these 80s font styles to make your logos stand out!
29. Copper 80s Retro Futurist Font (OTF, TTF)
Looking for a clear 80s retro aesthetic font inspired by the Miami Vice font? This popular trend often features a great metallic sheen that will work on many 80s projects. Add it to a movie or product title like the image above. For more great results, personalize the 80s lettering to fit your brand's style.
30. Raskhal 80's Retro Aesthetic Font (OTF, TTF)
Eighties-style fonts like this one don't often come with extra bonus features. So make sure to grab this creative 80s typography inspired by the neon lights of the decade. Try it out if you're a fan of 80s font styles and want to add them to your projects!
31. Thunderstorm Retro 80s Font (OTF, TTF)
Need more 80s font styles for your collection? Thunderstorm is a hand-painted 80s typeface that emulates classic show titles from the past. Add it to your YouTube videos, social media pictures and more for a whole new look!
32. Nemphis 80s Retro Futurist Font (OTF, TTF)
Nemphis is a brilliant new font based on the popular 80s Memphis Design trend. The 80s lettering uses funky shapes and letter arrangements to create intricate letters with lots of personality. Use this display 80s style font on almost any project, from web work to print design.
33. Vintage Party: 80s Script Font (OTF, TTF)
So where's the party? Lay out the plans with this incredible 80s script font. Whether you're throwing a party or creating signs for a tropical bar, this 80s type font will help you set up your brand right. Grab this 1980s font as part of your Envato Elements subscription.
34. Crava 80s Retro Letters & Fonts(OTF, TTF)
Craving a little nostalgia? Step into a time machine with the wonderful Crava retro font. This 1980s font is curvy and big. It's a unique display font with large, looping letters and an all-caps style. Use it for a retro twist to any poster or project.
35. Blagious Bold Script (OTF, TTF)
Create bold logos with the Blagious script typeface. An extraordinary design by Cotbada-studio, this 80s retro font is flirty and makes any packaging stand out. Visit the preview link to see more examples and to test it out!
36. Cred Eighties Font (OTF)
Many fonts from the 80s are just plain old quirky, like Cred. Inspired by the fun and funny fat 80s font styles, this typeface is full of texture and personality. It'll certainly take up space too, so use it wisely for the best impact.
37. Minority Retro 80s Font (OTF, TTF)
Eighties text fonts are sometimes messy too. The Minority retro font features a hand-painted condensed script that is bold and explosive. Enjoy the realistic spray-painted effect and epic stylistic alternates. How would you use this 80s style font in a project?
38. Alaska Adventure Sans Serif Type (OTF, TTF)
Want another great retro 80s text font? The Alaska Adventure typeface has a clean, sans serif style. The subtle letter arrangement has awesome character to it and works incredibly well with minimalist projects like logos and headers. Try this 1980s font out on invites and print design too!
Learn More About Retro Design Trends
Now that you've seen our coolest 80s lettering font styles, I'm sure you'd like to know more about this retro design trend that is taking over social media and brands. I've got this useful video where you can learn more about it:
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Find More Font Inspiration
Fonts used in the 80s are getting their long-overdue praise this year. So how will you incorporate these cool designs into your next work? Learn more about 1980s fonts. Check out these links:
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