7 days of PS Actions, graphics, templates & fonts - for free!* Unlimited asset downloads! Start 7-Day Free Trial
Advertisement
  1. Design & Illustration
  2. Fonts

35+ Best Retro 80s Fonts to Download in 2022

Scroll to top
Read Time: 13 mins

Looking for the best 80s fonts to complete your projects? Check out this new list of exciting pro fonts!

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.

Heatwave 80s style fontHeatwave 80s style fontHeatwave 80s style font
Heatwave is a really cool 80s retro font. Get it from Envato Elements

Want to incorporate a few 80s fonts into your next poster? Enjoy this inspiring collection of high-quality fonts from Envato Elements. 

Best 80s Retro Fonts From Envato Elements to Use in 2022

If you're a graphic designer or digital artist who loves the retro 80s aesthetic and constantly needs the best retro fonts from the 80s, then you can benefit from Envato Elements, our subscription-based marketplace. For a low monthly price, you get unlimited downloads of all the fonts that you need. And that's not all. You can also download templates, add-ons, photos, videos and more with your subscription.

Unlimited 80s Style Fonts From Envato ElementsUnlimited 80s Style Fonts From Envato ElementsUnlimited 80s Style Fonts From Envato Elements
You can download unlimited 80s fonts with an Envato Elements subscription!

Without further ado, let me show you some of the coolest 80s font styles you can get from Envato Elements.

1. Horsemen: Horror Retrowave Font (OTF, WOFF)

Horsemen - Horror Retrowave FontHorsemen - Horror Retrowave FontHorsemen - Horror Retrowave Font

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 80s Retro FontHanahelia 80s Retro FontHanahelia 80s Retro Font

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 Vaporwave Neon 80s Font (OTF)

Retrofuturism OTF Vaporwave FontRetrofuturism OTF Vaporwave FontRetrofuturism OTF Vaporwave Font

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. 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)

Rodagear Script Neon 80s FontRodagear Script Neon 80s FontRodagear Script Neon 80s Font

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: Aesthetic Sans Serif Font (OTF)

Ferguso - Aesthetic Sans Serif FontFerguso - Aesthetic Sans Serif FontFerguso - Aesthetic Sans Serif Font

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 Futuristic Font (OTF)

Gorgom - Retro Futuristic FontGorgom - Retro Futuristic FontGorgom - Retro Futuristic Font

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 Retro Font (OTF, WOFF)

Death Star Retro FontDeath Star Retro FontDeath Star Retro Font

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 Font (OTF, TTF)

The Hurricane Handbrush 80s FontThe Hurricane Handbrush 80s FontThe Hurricane Handbrush 80s Font

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 80s Font (OTF, TTF)

Ambisi Typeface 80s FontAmbisi Typeface 80s FontAmbisi Typeface 80s Font

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)

Ambrogio Signature 80s Script FontAmbrogio Signature 80s Script FontAmbrogio Signature 80s Script Font

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 1980s Font (OTF, WOFF)

Heatwave 1980s FontHeatwave 1980s FontHeatwave 1980s Font

Need a neon 80s font? Heatwave might be just the fit for your 80s poster. Inspired by classic retro 80s graphics, 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)

Burnout 80s FontBurnout 80s FontBurnout 80s Font

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. Perfect for retro album covers too! 

13. Boldwest Retro 80s Font (OTF)

Boldwest FontBoldwest FontBoldwest Font

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)

New York 80s FontNew York 80s FontNew York 80s Font

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 Retro Font (OTF)

Arcade Machine 80s Retro FontArcade Machine 80s Retro FontArcade Machine 80s Retro Font

Relive 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 Retro Script Font (OTF, TTF)

Outrunner 80s Retro ScriptOutrunner 80s Retro ScriptOutrunner 80s Retro Script

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)

Broken FontBroken FontBroken Font

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)

Saltino 80s Retro FontSaltino 80s Retro FontSaltino 80s Retro Font

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)

Kust Brush FontKust Brush FontKust Brush Font

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)

Video Game 80s FontVideo Game 80s FontVideo Game 80s Font

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)

School Story 80s FontSchool Story 80s FontSchool Story 80s Font

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 Font (OTF)

Artzopo FontArtzopo FontArtzopo Font

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)

Zeky Typeface FontZeky Typeface FontZeky Typeface Font

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)

Manticore - 80s Brush FontManticore - 80s Brush FontManticore - 80s Brush Font

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)

Newtype Typeface FontNewtype Typeface FontNewtype Typeface Font

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)

Jagalana 80s Script FontJagalana 80s Script FontJagalana 80s Script Font

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 80s Retro Computer FontMegaton 80s Retro Computer FontMegaton 80s Retro Computer Font

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 Font (OTF, TTF)

Neoncity - Signature Neon FontNeoncity - Signature Neon FontNeoncity - Signature Neon Font

We close the selection with a really cool neon 80s lettering 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 Font (OTF, TTF)

Copper 80s Retro FontCopper 80s Retro FontCopper 80s Retro Font

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 80s Retro Font (OTF, TTF)

Raskhal 80s FontRaskhal 80s FontRaskhal 80s Font

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)

Thunderstorm Retro FontThunderstorm Retro FontThunderstorm Retro Font

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 Futuristic Font (OTF, TTF)

Nemphis 80s FontNemphis 80s FontNemphis 80s Font

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)

Vintage Party - 80s Retro FontVintage Party - 80s Retro FontVintage Party - 80s Retro Font

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 Font (OTF, TTF)

Crava 80s Retro FontCrava 80s Retro FontCrava 80s Retro Font

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)

Blagious Bold Script Blagious Bold Script Blagious Bold Script

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)

Cred Typeface Cred Typeface Cred Typeface

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)

Minority Retro 80s FontMinority Retro 80s FontMinority Retro 80s Font

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)

Alaska Adventure Sans Serif TypeAlaska Adventure Sans Serif TypeAlaska Adventure Sans Serif Type

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!

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:

Don't forget to visit our Envato Tuts+ YouTube channel, where you can find dozens of interesting and helpful tutorials and videos like this one:

Haven't had your fill of neon 80s fonts in this post? You can also try out these epic 80s design tutorials:

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:

This has been a selection of premium resources perfect for the avid designer. For more retro futuristic fonts from the 80s and cool 80s lettering, check out Envato Elements. Happy designing!

Editorial Note: This post has been updated with contributions from Maria Villanueva. Maria is the Associate Editor of the Tuts+ Design channel.

Advertisement
Did you find this post useful?
Want a weekly email summary?
Subscribe below and we’ll send you a weekly email summary of all new Design & Illustration tutorials. Never miss out on learning about the next big thing.
Advertisement
Start your 7-day free trial*
Start free trial
*All Individual plans include a 7-day free trial for new customers; then chosen plan price applies. Cancel any time.