Nova is the result of an experiment in what is truly necessary for a character to be legible. Each character was designed around the minimal notion, “how much does one need to be able to read.” Some characters achieve this more easily than others; however, when set in context of a word, the eye can compensate. Rather than selecting an existing typeface and “editing,” Nova was designed from zero. The typeface was born this way, not mutated to this point - you can’t miss what you never had.
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