1999-02-26: I decided to create a web page using the Dinotopia
font (from James Gurney's "Dinotopia" books).
I did this for two reasons: I wanted to see if the Dinotopia font was readable,
and how much of a pain it would be to create fonts using .gifs.
I wrote a script that converted the plain text into image tags. The resulting
page turns out looking very nice, you will probably find the font itself unreadable. :)
2010-11-16 : Victor Cain brought to my attention that Michael Lee & Josh Dixon
(a team that has made many sci-fi and fantasy fonts) has created a
C o m m e n t s :
updated: 2015-06-22 (674 days ago)
5 June 2005 : The page you created with Dinotopian fonts is awesome =) Great idea!
2005-06-06 : Glad you liked it!
2006-02-20 : That sucks
2006-02-22 : You are welcome to your opinion, but don't delete others' comments.
pretty good but it would be better if you had a translation under each line or paragraph
2006-09-27 : That's reasonable, but the point of the exercise is to see what a large quantity
of unmitigated Dinotopian text looks like. Also, you can see what each letter is by hovering the
mouse over it. If you really want to see the whole thing in English, look at the source. :)
-- Louis! :)
2010-04-06 : It's amazing! Just watched Dinotopia and I'd love to learn how to write like this :)
where can i find the dinotopian alphabet online for free so i can type with it?