Here are a couple of examples from Emigre magazine – a graphic design journal turned digital font foundry of the postmodern era. Notice the amount of creativity with simple bitmap-aesthetic typefaces.

Emigre Magazine Covers and Pages:

Zuzana Licko: Emperor Typeface, 1985

Zuzana Licko Digital TypefaceEmigre Table of Contents, 1987

Emigre Magazine Front Cover Detail

Emigre Cover No.11

Follow-up Links:

Emigre Digital Type Foundry

Emigre Magazine Archive