Questions tagged [type-theory]

Questions about the theoretical side of typography, history, classification, usage.

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Roman type in MS Mincho/SimSun

Some time ago I had drawn attention to the font MS Mincho, namely its Latin set. Same (or very close) Latin set is used also in SimSun font and some others with asian titles. I have to say, I'm ...
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Proper optical size usage for variable typefaces

How do I know which optical size to use accordingly to pt/px size? For example, Newsreader goes as low as "1" in the "optical size" axis in it's variable alternative. Does that ...
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Is there a concept for fragmented text?

To deep down the problem in How to decorate strings of text as nodes if they span across multiple lines?, I want to better analyze the problems in these texts. Basically they have borders and colored ...
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