What is the Olympian® font?
Designed by Matthew Carter and intended for newspaper use. Contemporary newspaper columns are narrow and require typefaces that are efficient in their use of width. The old-style diagonal emphasis is used to obtain maximum counter width and space between letters; Olympian appears larger than its Modern competitors.
Olympian® Font families
The Olympian® includes the following font families:
- Olympian Roman
- Olympian Italic
- Olympian Bold
- Olympian Bold Italic
Here is a preview of how Olympian® will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.
Is Olympian® Free to Download?
No, i'm afraid not. Every single font that we feature on FontsPlanet.com is a paid-for, premium font. There is no point trying to find a free download of Olympian® so please don't waste your time looking.
It is highly unlikely that you'll be able to find Olympian® for free. There's a lot of websites that will say "Free Download" but these are just attempts to get you to click on a link which will either take you to an ad landing page or you risk getting viruses on your computer. In the rare occasion that you do find a free download for Olympian® remember that it's illegal to use a font if you didn't pay for it!
If you really want Olympian® and you want to truly own it the legal and safe way, then click here to visit the download and purchase page on MyFonts.com. Here you will be able to obtain the proper license. The designer and publisher deserves to be paid for their work, as they have put in the hours and the creativity to produce such an amazing font. Good luck with your purchase and future use of this font. :)