Sawarabi Mincho (??????) is a Japanese font by mshio . Carefully designed for high legibility, it works well in small text sizes. It already has many hiragana, katakana, ruled lines, and so on, but it does not yet have enough kanji glyphs.
3,589 glyphs are included, but only 2,250 kanji are available in this version. The project is under active development.
There is also another related family, Sawarabi Gothic
Learn more at sawarabi-fonts.osdn.jp
These fonts are licensed under the Open Font License .
You can use them freely in your products & projects - print or digital, commercial or otherwise. However, you can't sell the fonts on their own.
This isn't legal advice, please consider consulting a lawyer and see the full license for all details.