Posts by Drew Sherratt
Fanart Friday: You found a Korok!
By Drew Sherratt on April 21st, 2017 1
Perhaps inspired by my wanderings in Breath of the Wild, I searched high and low for a hidden prize and, lo and behold, I found a Korok! Swedish artist, LittleWikis, has recreated...
Music Monday: A song of beginnings
By Drew Sherratt on March 27th, 2017 0
If Helen of Troy was the face that launched a thousand ships, then the Legend of Zelda title theme was the song that launched a thousand quests. The videogaming world was never...
International Women’s Day: Legendary role models
By Drew Sherratt on March 8th, 2017 0
We would like to wish all of our fans around the world a happy International Women’s Day from everyone here at Zelda Universe! Today is a day to celebrate how far the women...
Fanart Friday: Regal duality
By Drew Sherratt on February 24th, 2017 0
I don’t think I’ve ever seen a more perfect rendition of Princess Zelda from The Wind Waker than this one by Brazilian digital artist, yoshiyaki! Yes, you could argue that the...
Throwback Thursday: The way of the Hero
By Drew Sherratt on February 23rd, 2017 2
Even by my own standards, today's column is going to be somewhat whimsical, hopelessly romantic and bordering on self-indulgent -- but I beg you to hear me out. I’m harkening...
Music Monday: Rocking the Calamity Ganon
By Drew Sherratt on February 6th, 2017 0
So we’re getting pretty amped for the release of the Nintendo Switch and Breath of the Wild over here at Zelda Universe, and speaking of getting amped up, this rock cover of the...
Music Monday: Battles on the Great Plateau
By Drew Sherratt on January 30th, 2017 0
Time is ticking ever closer to the official release of the newest installment of The Legend of Zelda, and a whole fandom holds its collective breath in anticipation. For some...
Fanart Friday: Hero’s Boots
By Drew Sherratt on January 27th, 2017 1
I’m a big believer in using alternative canvases to express your creative spirit, and for me, there’s nothing more artistic than a beautiful pair of brand-spanking-new...
Throwback Thursday: A sense of adventure
By Drew Sherratt on January 19th, 2017 2
True adventure, I feel, is becoming an endangered species in our modern age. With satellites roaming the skies and instant access to the globe via the internet, there seems to be...
Music Monday: Sound of island life
By Drew Sherratt on January 2nd, 2017 1
Firstly, let me welcome you to the first Music Monday column of 2017! Hopefully everyone had a great new year celebration and any readers who indulged a little too heavily are...
Fanart Friday: Rockin’ out
By Drew Sherratt on December 30th, 2016 0
Isn’t the Zelda universe a fantastic place? I mean, we spend hours wandering through a realm surrounded with a great sense of foreboding and danger; we listen to the woes of...
Throwback Thursday: In the eye of the beholder
By Drew Sherratt on December 22nd, 2016 2
Many people -- I think you will agree -- are creatures of habit. We go about our lives and develop little personal rituals that help get us through each day, aiding us with a...
Fanart Friday: A fantasy epic
By Drew Sherratt on December 9th, 2016 0
As a child of the 80s, I was raised on such epic fantasy movies as Krull, The NeverEnding Story, Legend, and Clash of the Titans -- if it had a magnificently over the top premise...
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;...