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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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Pokémon Sword and Shield Gen 8 Pokémon list: all new Pokémon and Regional Pokédex confirmed so far

All Pokémon, new and old, confirmed available in Gen 8's Sword and Shield.

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.

PS5 specs, new PS5 controller details, possible PS5 games and all confirmed PlayStation 5 details so far

All PS5 details we know about - from the new controller to hardware specifics.

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.

Apex Legends Voidwalker event end time, challenges and rewards list

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

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

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

No Man's Sky multiplayer and Nexus lobby explained: how to invite friends and join players

Everything we know about No Man's Sky's intriguing multiplayer systems.

Teamfight Tactics patch notes: what's new in TFT patch 9.16

A full list of the latest Teamfight Tactics patch notes.

Pokémon Sword and Shield: double pack pre-order, trailers, open world, wild battles, release date and everything we know

All the official we have so far about Generation 8's Pokémon Sword and Shield.

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?

FeatureFrom child gambling to women in Ultimate Team, EA Sports refuses to budge

A FIFA 20 press event sees the developer take a grilling.

Teamfight Tactics tier list: Best Champions in Teamfight Tactics ranked, including Twisted Fate

What are the best Champions in Teamfight Tactics? Here are our picks.

Minecraft Earth: beta access, release date expectations and what we know about the new mobile Minecraft game

Everything we know about Minecraft Earth, the new Minecraft mobile game.

Pokémon Go Appraisal and CP meaning explained: How to get the highest IV and CP values and create the most powerful team

We delve into the Appraisal feature, as well as telling you how what CP, HP, IVs are and how they work.

Apex Legends map update and changes - what's new in Kings Canyon

All the key info on Apex Legends' newly changed map.

Apex Legends characters list - every Legend, classes and Legend ability explained

Key info on all of Apex Legends' available characters so far.

Harry Potter Wizards Unite - Professions: Which Profession is best between Auror, Magizoologist and Professor?

An early assessment of Harry Potter Wizards Unite's three classes, known as Professions.

FeatureBleeding Edge is maybe a misnomer, but Ninja Theory is rightfully bullish

Why multiplayer? "Because I'm the creative director and I like it."

Cyberpunk 2077 trailers, release date, gameplay details everything we know

Everything we know about CD Project Red's hotly anticipated Cyberpunk 2077.

FeatureThe big FIFA 20 interview

"We don't think it's gambling, we think it's a fun form of engagement."

Pokémon Sword and Shield legendaries: Zacian and Zamazenta legendary wolf details we know so far

What we know about the Sword and Shield legendary wolves Zacian and Zamazenta.

Pokémon Sword and Shield starters: Sobble, Scorbunny and Grookey details we know so far

Everything we know about Pokémon Sword and Shield's three starter Pokémon.

Apex Legends Legendary Hunt: challenges, rewards list, end time and end date

Everything you need to know about Apex Legends' Legendary Hunt challenges.

Apex Legends Double XP Weekend start time, end date and details

All the key info about Apex Legends' Double XP Weekend.

GTA Vice City cheat codes: all cheats for PC, PS2, PS3, Xbox and mobile

All Grand Theft Auto: Vice City cheats for every platform.

GTA San Andreas cheat codes: all cheats for Xbox, PS2, PS3 and PC

All GTA San Andreas cheats for every platform.

Fortnite holographic Tomato head, Durr Burger head, Dumpling head locations explained

Where dance inside a holographic Tomato, Durr Burger and Dumpling head in Fortnite.

Death Stranding: preorder bonuses, release date and trailers

Essential info on Hideo Kojima's Death Stranding.

PUBG patch notes: what's new in update 29

The changes and tweaks in PUBG update #29.

PUBG Erangel map: vehicles, best start locations and Erangel map strategies

Everything you need to know about the original PUBG map, Erangel.

PUBG Vikendi map: vehicles, size, best start locations and snow map strategies

All you need to know about the PUBG snow map, Vikendi.

PUBG loot locations - where to find the best loot on all maps

Where to find the best loot in PUBG, on every map.

PUBG weapons damage stats - MP5K stats, damage chart and the best weapons in PUBG

Hard stats and our own rankings for PUBG's best weapons and their damage.

Pokémon Go Cherrim forms: Cherubi and how to get Sunshine Form and Overcast Form Cherrim

How to get all Cherubi and both Cherrim forms in Pokémon Go explained.

Pokémon Go Lures: Glacial Lure, Mossy Lure, Magnetic Lure Modules explained

How the various Lure Modules work in Pokémon Go.

Fortnite Slipstreams: how to ride the Slipstream around Neo Tilted and Mega Mall

All you need to know about Fortnite's Slipstreams.

Sekiro boss guide and walkthrough - boss and mini boss list for beating Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice

Our detailed, in-progress walkthrough for each key moment in Sekiro: Shadow's Die Twice.

Sekiro Dragonrot cure explained - how to cure Dragonrot, Rot Essence's effect on NPCs

How Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice's Dragonrot disease works, and how to cure it.

Fortnite Dial the Durr Burger and Pizza Pit number on big telephones explained - both telephone locations and phone numbers

Where to find the big telephones and dial the Durr Burger and Pizza Pit numbers in Fortnite.

Pokémon Go Metal Coat - evolve Scyther into Scizor, Onix into Steelix, and how to get the Metal Coat

Evolution methods for new Gen 2 Pokémon Scizor, Steelix, and how to get the Metal Coat.

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