Patrick K. O’Donnell
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Reviews // 1 Articles
//Features

20 Questions: Patrick K. O'Donnell
20 Oct 2010 // 4:00 PM

Award-winning / Lady Gaga / Katy Perry / Top 40 listening author Patrick K. O'Donnell is an expert on WWII espionage, special operations, and counterinsurgency on the modern battlefield -- and he's with us here at PopMatters 20 Questions.

They Dared Return: The True Story of Jewish Spies Behind the Lines in Nazi Germany
13 Oct 2010 // 4:00 PM

He was deep behind the lines, and, remarkably, the enemy headquarters he spied was not that well guarded. On his belly, .45 in hand, he slithered forward.

//Reviews

The Brenner Assignment by Patrick K. O'Donnell
3 Dec 2008 // 3:00 PM

O'Donnell is more interested in telling a good story rather than placing the story in the wider context of OSS operations or of the Italian campaign in general.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Can Video Game Mechanics Be “Trashy”?

// Moving Pixels

"Speed is the pornography of video games. Like adding skin to a film, adding speed to a game isn't usually about making the game a more thoughtful experience. It is about exciting its audience's instincts on the most visceral level possible.

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