Rationell is a functional multipurpose corporate typeface, based on classic 1950’s swiss rationalism, subtle tuned on a XIX century didonesque modernist structure, a contemporary interpretation with the eyes of the Latin idiosyncrasy.
Free version of Rationell includes Light, Regular and Bold weights with matching Italics. The complete family designed in 12 upright weight with 12 matching Italic, from Hairline to ExtraBlack, average weights (Light to Bold) are easily read on text sizes, printed and digital media, while Hairline to ExtraLight and ExtraBold to ExtraBlack are especially suitable for big contexts like headlines, poster and higher sizes as big as storefronts, monumental billboards or building size printed mesh covers.
Rationell comes with 40 OpenType features: Standard and Discretionary Ligatures, Lining, Old Style and tabular numerals, scientific and fractional forms, slashed zero, stylistic and contextual alternates (rounded dots, “Il” readability, auto roman numbers, auto group enclosed numbers, slashed zero on alphanumeric contexts), sensitive case, localized forms, glyphs composition/decomposition, access to all alternates.
Rationell has a serious but kind timeless look, an ideal voice for corporate publishing, branding, wayfinding and complex technical information systems. It Supports 222 Latin based languages, with +2200 glyphs Rationell is capable to solve the most advanced nowadays global design needs.