Standard Licenses

End User (EULA)

  • Use on a desktop, up to 5 devices, owned by the same individual/organisation
  • Install the Software on the device(s) for use in various applications
  • Create static images and secured read-only document for personal and business use, for both viewing and printing.
  • Use both static images and secured read-only documents on a website

Webfont License

  • Allows the customer to use the webfont for ONE domain (including sub-domains) within each licence purchase.
  • We do not believe in restricting your pageviews, as this opens up risk of breach of licence – nobody wants that!
  • A Licence Agreement from The Northern Block for webfonts holds unlimited pageviews under one domain perpetually.
  • You must purchase a licence PER domain – ie 2 domains = 2 licences!

Trial License

  • You are permitted to use the software under a Trial Licence Agreement. This agreement allows use on a desktop to:
  • Be embed into an in-development application/game for testing purposes
  • Be used as part of a pitch for work not yet secured
  • Limited to upper-case, lower-case characters, numbers and punctuation; roughly over 100 characters in total. This is subject to change without prior notice to the Licensee as it is a trial version.
  • If The Northern Block requests you remove the font software from your system, you must do so immediately without question.
  • No other use is permitted unless permission is granted by an authorised member of the Northern Block Team.
  • The agreement is perpetual, you do not need to renew it.
  • Should you wish to obtain a copy of the full agreement, you can do so here

Extended Licenses

Enterprise

The Enterprise Licences are split into the following tiers:

  • Standard
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Master (Bespoke) 

Licenses are sold non-exclusively for existing fonts for a one-off fee with no annual or reoccurring costs. Pay once and that’s it. Or exclusively for custom and modified fonts for up to 25 years.

Gaming

Some of the options may include:

  • Region (Americas, Europe, Asia, Worldwide)
  • Platforms (PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PC, Mac, Linux, Nintendo Switch)
  • Weights (Single, Multiple, Whole Family)
  • Available for you use in a gaming title
  • The licensing is flexible and can be discussed
  • We work with start-up indie developers to established video game studios.

Broadcast/Stream

Some of the options may include:

  • Platforms (TV Broadcast, Movie, Internet Broadcast)
  • Regions (Local, National, International, Worldwide)
  • Weights (Single, Multiple, Whole Family)
  • Ranges of Use (Title Credits, In-Programme, Advertising)
  • Timeframes (1 year, 5 years, 25 years)

  • The licensing is flexible and can be discussed
  • Available for you to use the font software for on-screen programming.
  • We work with start-up indie production companies, to established broadcasting corporations.

Logo

The Licence is flexible, and open to different scenarios, for example:

  • Start-up Business
  • Re-branding Business
  • Copyrighted
  • Trademarked 

The Logo Licence Agreement allows you to integrate the typeface into a new or existing logo.

OEM

Some of the options might include:

  • ‘White’ Goods (Household Appliances such as Fridges, Freezers, Microwaves)
  • Marketing Material (Business Cards, Leaflets, Guides)
  • Gaming Consoles (Hardware or Software)
  • Labels (Clothing Tags, Warrenty Labels, POS)
  • The OEM Licence is available for you to pre-install into manufactured equipment (hardware) or software.
  • The licensing is flexible and can be discussed
  • We can work with you to find the best costing, based on what will be produced, how many and where they will be distributed.

Mobile Apps & Games

Some of the options might include:

  • Regions (Americas, Europe, Asia, Worldwide)
  • Platforms (Apple, Android)
  • Weights (Single, Multiple, Whole Family)
  • Add-ons (In-Game Purchases, subscriptions)
  • The Mobile Application Licence is available for you to integrate and embed into your application software, which is then sold through mobile application stores.
  • The licensing is flexible and can be discussed
  • We work with start-up indie developers to established app studios.

If you would like to explore the options available, or if you have a specific requirement not already mentioned, you can email us.