Variable font technology from Adobe
Adobe is deeply involved with the development of the technology behind variable fonts. This page is where we’ll keep an ongoing record of our progress.
Articles & Interviews
Start here with our overview: What are variable fonts, and what’s so different about the way they work?
Font developers will need to see how variable fonts work from the inside out, and we’re making the tools openly available on GitHub.
Tim Brown and Bram Stein break down variable font technology with Ethan Marcotte in a 30-minute podcast, discussing the potential impact on responsive web design.
Six variable font families are included with the October 2017 release of Illustrator and Photoshop.
Join the conversation
Our team is actively discussing variable font technology on TypeDrawers. Look for the
[OTVar] tag in subject lines, ask questions, and get involved.