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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.

Featured articles

FIFA 22 player ratings - the best players ranked by Overall

All of the top FIFA 22 player ratings listed.

Feature | Can the Playdate live up to its joyful premise?

Hands on with the pocket-sized, crank-based console.

Feature | Aliens: Fireteam Elite is actually very fun

We're on an express elevator to hell, going down!

Feature | The best 17 Xbox Series X/S games you can play right now

From next-gen exclusives to upgrades and cross-gen games.

Feature | Hands on with Total War: Warhammer 3's fiery new survival battles

Plus Creative Assembly on its plans for a "much bigger, badder, better experience all round."

Feature | Football really could learn from video games, if it bothered to understand them

The Super League creators worry young people care more about games than football - they're right, but for the wrong reasons.

Feature | Titan Souls developer Acid Nerve talks us through Death's Door, a gorgeous, gooey-looking Zelda-like

Acid Nerve's Mark Foster and David Fenn on the "liberating" step into a structured genre.

Feature | In a series-first, the classic Rome: Total War is getting an extensive remaster

Feral Interactive talks balance changes, new factions, and "quite a huge amount of uplift on the visuals".

Feature | Inside PokémonMaxRaids, the kindest community on the internet

How free shinies, elaborate exploits, and pay-it-forward culture created an online haven.

Feature | Is Xbox Game Pass too good to be true?

A deep-dive into the future of subscription gaming.

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