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Chris Tapsell

Staff Writer

Chris Tapsell is Eurogamer's Staff Writer, its newest Chris, and a keen explorer of the dark arts of gaming, from League of Legends to the murky world of competitive Pokémon.

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The 20 best Game Pass games you can play right now

A mix of top games and hidden gems.

FeatureAs Riot bids to take on Blizzard and Valve, the studio faces challenges of its own making

"There are no limits" co-founder Marc Merrill tells us, as a new world order emerges.

Call of Duty: Warzone perks list - the best Warzone perks and what they all do

All Call of Duty: Warzone perks and what they do.

19 Call of Duty: Warzone tips for learning to reliably Get Some

A collection of tips and tricks for beginners and advanced players.

FeatureRiot Games on Valorant's competition, toxicity, and why 2020 isn't too late for a team-based shooter

"We don't have a wall up that says 'Must be better than Counter Strike'".

FeatureRiot Games' Project A is called Valorant, and it plays like a Counter-Strike killer

Hands on with the technically brilliant - if a little safe - new tactical shooter.

Feature"I don't think current-gen consoles would be able to run Baldur's Gate 3"

Larian Studios talks Stadia, triple-A development and the "darker" side of D&D lore.

Pokémon Go best Pokémon: the best attackers, best defenders and best Pokémon by type

Which are the best Pokémon for Gyms, raiding and PvP in Pokémon Go?

Pokémon Sword and Shield walkthrough and guide to your journey through Galar

Our complete walkthrough for Pokémon Sword and Shield.

Pokémon Sword and Shield TMs: locations list for where to find every TM in Galar

A list of all the TMs and their locations we've confirmed so far.

Pokémon Sword and Shield Wild Area explained - what we know about how the open world Wild Area works

An in-progress explainer on what we know so far about Sword and Shields big new Wild Area.

Pokémon Sword and Shield Pokédex: every Pokémon in the Galar Pokédex confirmed so far

All Pokémon confirmed as available in Sword and Shield's Galar Pokédex.

Pokémon Sword and Shield legendaries Zacian, Zamazenta and Eternatus explained

What we know about the Sword and Shield legendaries Zacian, Zamazenta and Eternatus.

Google Stadia games list, launch games, price, minimum connection speed requirements and everything we know

All our information on Google Stadia gathered together in one place.

Death Stranding preorder and special edition bonuses explained: When do gold items unlock?

When you can get your hands on the optional cosmetic items.

FeatureVideo games in China: beyond the great firewall

On the ground in the vast world of Chinese gaming.

FeatureCrusader Kings 3 is trying to get better at bringing you on board

And make it a more pleasant experience once you're there.

Crusader Kings 3 coming to PC next year

"User friendliness was never our primary goal."

FeatureRiot says ditching loot boxes will help Legends of Runeterra stand out from the CCG crowd

An interview with former Magic the Gathering pro and current Rioter Steve Rubin.

Pokémon Go A Spooky Message quest steps - how to catch Spiritomb and Spiritomb stats

How to unlock Spiritomb in Pokémon Go's A Spooky Message event.

Apex Legends Fight or Fright Halloween event: start date, time, Shadowfall mode and challenge rewards

Everything you need to know about Apex Legends' Halloween event.

FIFA 20 Chemistry Styles list: which attributes are affected by every Chem Style

Explaining the all-important FUT 20 Chemistry Style modifiers and the best ways to use them.

FIFA 20 OTW cards - all new Ones to Watch players list and OTW cards explained

FUT 20's hybrid player cards listed and explained.

FIFA 20 Early Access: start time and date plus all our FIFA 20 guides and everything we know

FIFA 20 Early Access release details, and everything we know about FIFA 20.

FIFA 20 5 star skillers: all five star skill move players

A full list of 5 star skillers available in FIFA 20.

FIFA 20 best goalkeepers - the best GKs and keepers in FIFA

The top keepers in FIFA 20 and where to find them.

FIFA 20 best defenders - the best CB, LB, RB and Wing Backs in FIFA

The top defenders in FIFA 20 and where to find them.

FIFA 20 best strikers - the best ST, CF, LF and RFs in FIFA

The top strikers and forwards in FIFA 20 and where to find them.

FIFA 20 best wingers - the best LW, best RW, and best LM and RMs in FIFA

The top wide players in FIFA 20 and where to find them.

FIFA 20 best midfielders - the best CAM, best CDM, and best CMs in FIFA

The top midfielders in FIFA 20 and where to find them.

FIFA 20 potential wonderkids: the best youngsters and hidden gems

The best, highest-potential players under 21 in FIFA 20.

Teamfight Tactics items: cheat sheet, item combos, Neeko's Help and how items work in LoL TFT

All items in Teamfight Tactics and a cheat sheet for how they combine.

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