Tantan-men is a reddish, spicy chili and sesame soup, usually containing minced pork
With omu and raisu being derived from the Japanese pronunciation of the English words omelette and rice
The airport island link to the mainland via the Sky Gate Bridge R
Tokyo Metro Ginza Line started operating in 1938
The southern half of Shinjuku Station
Curry was introduced to Japan during the Meiji era (1868–1912), at the time when the Indian subcontinent was under British colonial rule
The Tokyu Toyoko Line opened in 1932
Shibuya is famous for its scramble crossing, called Shibuya Crossing
A wide variety of ramen exists in Japan, with geographical and vendor-specific differences even in varieties that share the same name
Takoyaki or “octopus balls” is a ball-shaped Japanese snack made of a wheat flour-based batter and cooked in a special molded pan
GT Maru is an ode to rounded English characters found on signage across Japan. The typeface is the
result of this design exploration into roundness — or maru — in the Latin alphabet. It combines the warmth and flow of sign painting with the mechanical quality of engraved letters.
Designed by Thierry Blancpain with production work by Huw Williams (Mega). Emoji designed by Grilli Type, with additional typeface production work by Anya Danilova.
OpenType features enable smart typography. You can use these features in most Desktop applications, on the web, and in your mobile apps. Each typeface contains different features. Below are the most important features included in GT Maru’s fonts: