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Old June 25, 2020, 04:54   #19
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Originally Posted by backwardsEric View Post
From the Angband 2.9.6 code in main-ibm.c, ANGBAND.FNT has 8x16 bitmaps for 256 characters without any extra metadata. That's loaded and sent to the VGA adapter. I didn't see where MONSTERS.FNT was used in the source code, despite it being present in LIB/XTRA.
If ANGBAND.FNT is really just a bitmap without metadata, perhaps it's possible to trick a graphics program into loading it? That wouldn't give you a font, but it would give you something more convenient than a screenshot to import into Fontforge.
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