Change the font in the game display!

Case number:845833-989205
Topic:Game: Display
Opened by:BootsMcGraw
Status:Closed
Type:Suggestion
Opened on:Friday, January 28, 2011 - 02:35
Last modified:Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - 02:55

Ugh. The type font in the game display is awful. The characters are spaced too closely together; and they are too narrow. My aging eyes are having a dickens of a time trying to read what's on the screen. Have pity.

Please change the font back to what it was! That's got to be easy to do.

(Fri, 01/28/2011 - 02:35  |  8 comments)


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Changing Assignment...

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Odd. For me new fonts looks way better (more sharp).
Do client use system fonts or some own?

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Even better would be providing the option for the user to choose the font(s) being displayed in the game...

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Sigh - my eyes are even older - I find the new font easier...

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You're not a day over 39, auntdeen. :-)

I guess a trip to my optometrist is in order. But I still say the new fonts are nearly unreadable.

Joined: 11/10/2007
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We needed a new font to handle more characters for translation. If anyone knows any preferable unicode fonts, please suggest them.

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Maybe some of standard UTF8 M$ fonts?
http://sourceforge.net/projects/corefonts/files/#downloads

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Either the fonts were revised with an update, or I have been miraculously blessed with better vision.

Either way, consider this issue resolved.

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