30 Free Gothic Fonts for Designers

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Gothic fonts are unusually attractive which makes them a popular choice in branding and design projects. They typically belong in the sans-serif category and derive inspiration from the Gothic era. Gothic fonts are akin to Gothic architecture and are best-suited for vintage or retro designs.

Many words can be used to describe gothic fonts: grotesque, mysterious, grunge, artistic, blackletter, and others. Regardless of the description, gothic fonts most certainly add character to your designs. They can make your design appear bolder or spookier if you’re working on a Halloween-themed design.

Gothic fonts can also add a touch of elegance and a timeless quality if you opt for more complex and elaborate versions. They can be used for t-shirt and poster designs as well as for logos, promotional materials, book covers, and more. They can make your design appear majestic. To make your gothic font stand, pair it with a simple and clean secondary typeface. Not only will this create more contrast but it will also allow the gothic font to carry the entire design.

In this post, we’ve rounded up the best gothic fonts from around the web. You’ll notice modern and edgy gothic fonts as well as classic, blackletter gothic fonts. They can be used in a variety of projects, from simple logos to movie or promotional posters so take advantage of the roundup and fill up your designer toolbox with high quality, free gothic fonts. As always, be sure to check the licensing for each font and then get creative!

Gothical (Free)

Gothical by Pi Luo Chiu is a free gothic font for designers

Vrugoth – Handmade Font (with Envato Elements)

Vrugoth Handmade Font

Indoctrine (Free)

Indoctrine is a free gothic font for designers

Haext Regular (with Envato Elements)

Haext-Regular

Rapscallion (Free)

Rapscallion is a free gothic font for designers

Osgard Pro | Font (with Envato Elements)

Osgard-Pro-|-Font

Drawn Old English (Free)

Drawn Old English is a free gothic font for designers

Forsaken Font (with Envato Elements)

Forsaken-Font

Waters Gothic (Free)

Waters Gothic is a free gothic font for designers

Another Danger Font (with Envato Elements)

Another-Danger-Font

MKantzley (Free)

MKantzley is a free gothic font for designers

Moody Blue Typeface (with Envato Elements)

Moody-Blue-Typeface

GothicHandDirty Font (Free)

GothicHandDirty Font is a free gothic font for designers

Gothic Love Letters (Free)

Gothic Love Letters is a free gothic font for designers

Covenant (with Envato Elements)

Covenant

Strassburg Fraktur (Free)

Strassburg Fraktur is a free gothic font for designers

Elmore – Brush Font (with Envato Elements)

Elmore---Brush-Font

Vtks Relaxing Blaze Font (Free)

Vtks Relaxing Blaze Font is a free gothic font for designers

Hallowen Typeface (with Envato Elements)

Hallowen-Typeface

Flying Hollander (Free)

Flying Hollander is a free gothic font for designers

Quael Gothic (Free)

Quael Gothic is a free gothic font for designers

Rapscallion (Free)

Rapscallion is a free gothic font for designers

Cuxhaven Times (Free)

Cuxhaven Times is a free gothic font for designers

Metal Macabre (Free)

Metal Macabre is a free gothic font for designers

Cold Night for Alligators (Free)

Cold Night for Alligators is a free gothic font for designers

Cardinal (Free)

Cardinal is a free gothic font for designers

Vtks espinhuda (Free)

Vtks espinhuda is a free gothic font for designers

SF Gothican Font (Free)

SF Gothican Font is a free gothic font for designers

1456 Gutenberg (Free)

1456 Gutenberg is a free gothic font for designers

Shlop Font Family (Free)

Shlop Font Family is a free gothic font for designers

Bloodsuckers (Free)

Bloodsuckers is a free gothic font for designers

Blood Of DraculaSW Font (Free)

Blood Of DraculaSW Font is a free gothic font for designers

Feast of Flesh (Free)

Feast of Flesh is a free gothic font for designers

A Gothique Time (Free)

A Gothique Time is a free gothic font for designers

Bill Hicks (Free)

Bill Hicks is a free gothic font for designers

Dissonant Font (Free)

Dissonant Font is a free gothic font for designers

Augusta (Free)

Augusta is a free gothic font for designers

Memela Fraktur (Free)

Memela Fraktur is a free gothic font for designers

Proclamate (Free)

Proclamate is a free gothic font for designers

Fiddums Family (Free)

Fiddums Family is a free gothic font for designers

Cartographer (Free)

Cartographer is a free gothic font for designers