Macao entertainment industry king Stanley Ho dies at 98

Entertainment industry tycoon Stanley Ho has died at the age of 98. Born in Hong Kong, Ho became one of Asia’s richest men after building his gaming empire in Macao from scratch. The tycoon headed SJM Holdings, a firm worth around 6 billion U.S. dollars. Ho was forced to restructure his business in 2012 after … Read more Macao entertainment industry king Stanley Ho dies at 98

The Empire Strikes Back Watch Party w/ Sam Witwer & Rahul Kohli

We’re watching The Empire Strikes Back on its 40th anniversary with voice of Darth Maul in The Clone Wars, Sam Witwer and superfan Rahul Kohli (The Haunting of Bly Manor, iZombie), joining IGN hosts Clint Gage and Brian Altano. In that same IGN user poll, our fans (rather unsurprisingly) rated The Empire Strikes Back as … Read more The Empire Strikes Back Watch Party w/ Sam Witwer & Rahul Kohli

Revenge of the Sith Watch Party w/ Ashley Eckstein & Cameron Monaghan – WFH Theater

We’re watching Revenge of the Sith with Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order star Cameron Monaghan and Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ Ashley Eckstein, joining IGN hosts Clint Gage and Max Scoville! The final film in the Star Wars prequel trilogy turns 15 on Tuesday, and its age has only increased your love of it; an … Read more Revenge of the Sith Watch Party w/ Ashley Eckstein & Cameron Monaghan – WFH Theater

IGN News Live: Ubisoft Sues Apple & Google – 05/18/2020

Powered by Restream https://restream.io/ Welcome to another week of video game and entertainment news. Today we learned Ubisoft is going after a Rainbow Six Siege copycat. Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 and 2 Remastered won’t have microtransations — at launch. BioWare is still trying to save Anthem. All those stories and more, so pull up … Read more IGN News Live: Ubisoft Sues Apple & Google – 05/18/2020

Rami Makhlouf rejects gov’t demand he step down from Syriatel

Syrian tycoon Rami Makhlouf said on Sunday that authorities set a deadline for him to resign from top mobile operator Syriatel or they would revoke its licence – but he promised not to step down. Makhlouf said the government was piling pressure on him and threatening to arrest him unless he handed over company profits. … Read more Rami Makhlouf rejects gov’t demand he step down from Syriatel

How The Clone Wars Redeemed the Prequels

With the amazing conclusion of Star Wars The Clone Wars, we at IGN couldn’t help but think about how The Clone Wars redeemed the prequels. The Star Wars prequels were never going to be able to do true justice to the Clone Wars conflict. The prequel movies–The Phantom Menace, Attack of the Clones, and Revenge … Read more How The Clone Wars Redeemed the Prequels

Behind the rise of Michael Jordan’s shoe empire, with the VP of Jordan Footwear | Sneaker Center

Gentry Humphrey, the VP of Jordan Footwear, joins Nick DePaula to talk about “The Last Dance” and the rise of Michael Jordan’s shoe empire with Nike. #NBA #Sports #TheLastDance Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN Watch ESPN on … Read more Behind the rise of Michael Jordan’s shoe empire, with the VP of Jordan Footwear | Sneaker Center

CGTN BizTalk: What it takes to be Stephen Schwarzman, Blackstone CEO

Stephen Schwarzman is the man who built a global investment empire Blackstone, one of the world’s leading investment firms, and even has the ears of world leaders. Now with #COVID-19, a crisis no one has faced before, what would the billionaire philanthropist do? The exclusive interview on #CGTNBizTalk this week is all about investment, and … Read more CGTN BizTalk: What it takes to be Stephen Schwarzman, Blackstone CEO

Plagues to coronavirus: how pandemics have transformed history

Coronavirus is nothing new: for centuries, infectious diseases have spread across the world. Their deadliness has been well documented – but have they altered the path of history? (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) From the Plague of Justinian to the Black Death to the spread of cholera and the eventual eradication of smallpox, pandemics have made a profound … Read more Plagues to coronavirus: how pandemics have transformed history

Gladiator | Every Gladiator Battle Scene

Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Academy-Award winning film by watching all the epic fight scenes with Maximus (Russell Crowe)! Buy/Rent Gladiator: Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Gladiator-4K-UHD-Russell-Crowe/dp/B07RH7M74B/ iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/movie/gladiator/id397380075 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l-kV68xPVnM Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/movies/details/Gladiator?id=l-kV68xPVnM&hl=en_US Fandango Now: https://www.fandangonow.com/details/movie/gladiator-2000/1MV1ca184ab0983f6bcbbda2194df93b037 VUDU: https://www.vudu.com/content/movies/details/Gladiator/17075 A man robbed of his name and his dignity strives to win them back, and gain the freedom of … Read more Gladiator | Every Gladiator Battle Scene

On the importance of teaching colonial history | Studio B: Unscripted (web extra)

In this excerpt from Studio B: Unscripted, writer and broadcaster Afua Hirsch and lawyer and former footballer Enola Aluko reflect on their experiences finding an identity and overcoming their so-called ‘imposter syndromes’. Hirsch shares her views on the need for British institutions to come to terms with the country’s history of Empire. Her first book … Read more On the importance of teaching colonial history | Studio B: Unscripted (web extra)

Dracula Untold | Vlad’s Vampires vs. the Ottoman Army

Who would win in a fight, Vlad the Impaler (newly named Count Dracula) and his army of vampires, or Sultan Mehmed II and the Ottoman Empire? Find out in Dracula Untold’s thrilling final battle! Buy/Rent Dracula Untold! Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Dracula-Untold-Luke-Evans/dp/B00RW1J72C/ iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/movie/dracula-untold/id921386678 YouTube Movies: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pg6aeOTuM8M Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/movies/details/Dracula_Untold?id=Pg6aeOTuM8M&hl=en_US Fandango Now: https://www.fandangonow.com/details/movie/dracula-untold-2014/MMV7D00D199E90DBBF5EC3651A8A9F8B9124 VUDU: https://www.vudu.com/content/movies/details/Dracula-Untold/598336 Universal Pictures Home … Read more Dracula Untold | Vlad’s Vampires vs. the Ottoman Army

On Working-Class Institutions and Video Games | Studio B: Unscripted (web extra)

In these two short excerpts from Studio B: Unscripted, award-winning illustrator and writer Molly Crabapple shares what she has learned through canvassing on behalf of the Bernie Sanders political campaign. And best-selling author and playwright Paul Mason describes why he is concerned about the dissemination of far-right messaging in video games. Crabapple has chronicled the … Read more On Working-Class Institutions and Video Games | Studio B: Unscripted (web extra)