Example showing how the typeface translates across languages. On the left is monotype’s SST Japanese typeface and on the right is Amerikana. Both say the same phrase, “Dragonrot Healed,” from FromSoftware’s Sekiro.
These phrases from FromSoftware’s video game Sekiro were used to sample and test out the _(puzzle piece-like qualities?) of Amerikana. Incidentally, the color palette ended up taking after the Powerpuff Girls.
At one point in the project I started painted various kanji related to the sample phrases