Posts by Drew Sherratt
Fanart Friday: Bushido – The way of the hero
By Drew Sherratt on December 2nd, 2016 2
When I stumbled upon this fantastic piece on Deviantart, my jaw literally dropped. I’m in love with the mythos of Japan, portrayals of samurai and of course, The Legend of...
Throwback Thursday: Thinking of Flute Boy
By Drew Sherratt on November 24th, 2016 0
Even as a child, I was a goofy romantic with a penchant for storytelling. I remember I would forever be conjuring up fantastic scenarios, fictional allies and terrible enemies;...
Music Monday: I will sing you the song of my people!
By Drew Sherratt on November 7th, 2016 1
Whilst easily being the darkest installment of the franchise, Majora’s Mask still has its fair share of light-hearted moments, and an equally enjoyable soundtrack to underscore...
Fanart Friday: A wild Sheikah pumpkin
By Drew Sherratt on November 4th, 2016 0
We’re rounding off our Halloweek with this incredibly fitting photo from Deviantart user, johwee, who has carved this beauty of a pumpkin to celebrate both Halloween and the...
Throwback Thursday: Chasing perfection
By Drew Sherratt on October 27th, 2016 4
At work, I’m known as a bit of a perfectionist -- in fact, my colleagues have been known to throw around phrases like “OCD”, “robotic”, and “anal” when it comes to...
Music Monday: Power of the Goddesses
By Drew Sherratt on October 17th, 2016 1
A slight deviation from the norm for our Music Monday this week, in that I’ll be sharing my thoughts on the wonderful Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses show that I...
Fanart Friday: Salesman of the Year
By Drew Sherratt on October 7th, 2016 3
I am an unashamed fanboy of Link Between Worlds. It’s a game that took an absolute classic and brought it into the twenty-first century of gaming; adding some modern...
Throwback Thursday: Living and breathing
By Drew Sherratt on September 29th, 2016 0
Humans have, for centuries, enjoyed hobbies that allow them an escape from the toils of everyday life -- whether through paintings of magical other realms, stories of universes...
Music Tuesday (late edition): Sound of the desert sands
By Drew Sherratt on September 13th, 2016 1
I have never been a fan of the Gerudo Valley section of Ocarina of Time.    I will admit to being an incredibly impatient gamer -- I love to get from point A to point B as...
Fanart Friday: Peering back through time
By Drew Sherratt on September 9th, 2016 2
If you asked a thousand Zelda fans which of the many franchise installments was their favourite, I’d bet you’d hear the answer "Oracle of Ages/Seasons" less than five...
Throwback Thursday: Breaking the cycle
By Drew Sherratt on September 1st, 2016 1
Today, through a memory of mine, I want to address an issue that I’m sure is close to the wounded hearts of Zelda fans the world over. It’s a one of those "firsts" we have all...
Music Monday: On ivory waves
By Drew Sherratt on August 15th, 2016 1
From the moment you switch on The Wind Waker, you know you’re involved in something that’s just a little bit different than anything that came before. The King of Red Lions...
Throwback Thursday: Adding a new dimension
By Drew Sherratt on August 4th, 2016 0
From a gaming standpoint, I lived 2012/13 in a strange limbo between trepidation and unadulterated excitement. I’ve long been an adversary of ‘the remake’, so it was a...
Music Monday: New reflections of Midna
By Drew Sherratt on July 18th, 2016 1
To me, the art of covering a song is as much about interpreting the music in your own way as it is staying true to the original.  And with that in mind, this wonderful...
Fanart Friday: A link to my past
By Drew Sherratt on July 15th, 2016 1
This week’s Fanart Friday is one that I hold very close to my Heart Containers, so much so that I actually have a print of this very piece hanging in my lounge. “Link to the...