Taroko Font


Taroko Font (タロ子フォント) is a cute calligraphy font that you can download for free. It comes with standard hiragana and katakana characters, however only contains 1006 glyphs of kanji characters (教育漢字). Bear in mind that the alphanumerics are 2-byte characters, so you need to type in Japanese keyboard in order to display it.

Usage Permission

  • Free for personal and commercial-use


Taroko font page | Download

*To download, visit the download link above, then look for the download button on the top left, just below the file title as shown below.


Supported characters

  • Hiragana and Katakana
  • Kanji (1006 kanji)
  • Numbers
  • Symbols and Punctuation


  1. jiyoung wrote:

    I want use this Taroko Font to commercial-use!!
    is it possible??

  2. L wrote:

    how can i use it on an apple device?

  3. JD wrote:

    I don’t know why but I love Japanese writing. It just looks gorgeous to me. Great job making it! 🙂

  4. Pink wrote:

    Argh, I hate to be that annoying person spamming “links don’t work anymore” but this is the case here too 🙁