Fortuna theme

Fortuna is a high contrast colour scheme with bright colours and a playful attitude.

Packages or ports of it are available for Vim and Atom, as well as the Xfce4, RXVT-Unicode (urxvt), and XTERM terminal emulators.


Dark base

453731 554741 837858 98b4ac

Light base

f2f1ef e2e1df 78849c 5d6348

Accent values

da5447 dc7926 78ad28 3894cd
dc6788 db9d0b 16adac aa8bee

Base values from left to right: background, background highlight, secondary text, primary text.

Vim themes

All Prot16 themes (including Fortuna) are available as a plugin for Vim. To install them, use your favourite plugin manager. With vim-plug:

Plug 'protesilaos/prot16-vim'

Then specify your choice in .vimrc. Use either the light or dark variant:

" the light variant
colorscheme fortuna_light

" or the dark variant
colorscheme fortuna_dark

Atom packages

Fortuna light available at

Atom GitHub Or run the command apm install fortuna-syntax

Fortuna dark available at

Atom GitHub Or run the command apm install fortuna-dark-syntax

Atom and Vim colour mapping




Primary: Class names, variables, functions, etc.
Secondary: Measurement units, strings, support functions, etc.
Tertiary: Cursor, support classes, etc.

Terminal emulators

For Fortuna, the following terminal emulators are supported thus far:

Below are the specs to copy-paste into a terminal that is not supported yet.

453731 da5447 78ad28 db9d0b 3894cd dc6788 16adac e2e1df 554741 dc7926 5d6348 837858 78849c aa8bee 98b4ac f2f1ef

Terminal Base values (light theme)
Background: f2f1ef
Foreground: 5d6348
Cursor: 5d6348
Bold colour: 5d6348

Terminal Base values (dark theme)
Background: 453731
Foreground: 98b4ac
Cursor: 98b4ac
Bold colour: 98b4ac

Palette specs

# Palette variables and values

dbg=453731 # Dark background
dhl=554741 # Dark background highlight
dt2=837858 # Dark background secondary text
dt1=98b4ac # Dark background primary text

lbg=f2f1ef # Light background
lhl=e2e1df # Light background highlight
lt2=78849c # Light background secondary text
lt1=5d6348 # Light background primary text

red=da5447 # Red variant
ora=dc7926 # Orange variant
yel=db9d0b # Yellow variant
gre=78ad28 # Green variant

cya=16adac # Cyan variant
blu=3894cd # Blue variant
vio=aa8bee # Violet variant
mag=dc6788 # Magenta variant
# Terminal colour codes
# corresponding to the palette
# followed by termcol description

dbg=0      # black
red=1      # red
gre=2      # green
yel=3      # yellow
blu=4      # blue
mag=5      # magenta
cya=6      # cyan
lhl=7      # white
dhl=8      # brblack
ora=9      # brred
lt1=10     # brgreen
dt2=11     # bryellow
lt2=12     # brblue
vio=13     # brmagenta
dt1=14     # brcyan
lbg=15     # brwhite

Related projects

Note that this theme is part of the wider Prot16 collection. The Prot16 git repo includes all files (except the Atom packages) for each and every item.

Wish to contribute? Work can be done to port the themes to other applications. The program that handles the process is the Prot16 Generator (a bash script to build themes on demand or to work with other scripts in automating the process).

Application-specific Prot16 repositories:

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