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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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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.

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PS5 specs, possible PS5 games and all confirmed next-gen PlayStation details so far

We finally have some PS5 specs and details, so here's what we know.

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

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

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

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

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FeatureThe big FIFA 20 interview

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

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FIFA 20 release date, gameplay changes and everything we know

Everything we know so far about FIFA 20.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

All GTA San Andreas cheats for every platform.

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

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

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Death Stranding: preorder bonuses, release date and trailers

Essential info on Hideo Kojima's Death Stranding.

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PUBG patch notes: what's new in update 29

The changes and tweaks in PUBG update #29.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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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The Division 2 Error Codes explained - Mike-01, Alpha-02, Bravo, Delta-03 error code meanings and how to fix them

Getting a Division 2 Error Code? Here's what they are and how to fix them, where possible.

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The Division 2 Skills and Perks - the best Skills and best Perks in The Division 2 and what Skills to unlock explained

Which Skills and Perks to unlock first and The Division 2 Skills and Perks system explained.

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The Division 2 Hyena Key locations - where to find Factions Keys like Outcasts Keys, True Sons Keys and Hyenas Keys explained

Where to get those hard-to-find Faction Keys like the Hyena Key in The Division 2.

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The Division 2 best weapons, damage stats and talents list - all weapon damage stats, charts, and weapon talents

Weapon damage charts for all of The Division 2's weapons, and every weapon talent listed.

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The Division 2 guide hub - Division 2 tips, mission list walkthrough and quest structure for taking back Washington

Our main guide hub for The Division 2 tips, guides and all you need to know.

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Fortnite Baller locations, how to use The Baller in different matches

Where to find - and how to use - The Baller in Fortnite.

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Fortnite Magnifying Glass loading screen location - search where the magnifying glass sits at on Treasure Map loading screen explained

How to solve the unusual Fortnite magnifying glass treasure map loading screen challenge.

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Apex Legends battle pass - rewards list, skins, price, season 1 Wild Frontier details and Apex Legends roadmap explained

The first Apex Legends Battle Pass detailed, and what to expect for the future.

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Apex Legends Nessy locations - how to spawn the Loch Ness monster easter egg

Apex Legends' cute-but-tricky Loch Ness monster easter egg explained.

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Apex Legends characters - new Legend Octane, classes and Legend abilities explained

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

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Apex Legends map - Kings Canyon Hot Zone, Supply Ship explained

All the key info on Apex Legends' unusual map.

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55 Apex Legends tips, tricks, and little known features

Get to the head of the pack with our huge list of tips.

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Apex Legends weapon damage stats charts and best weapons explained

Which Apex Legends weapons are best, and why?

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Pokémon Let's Go Mew explained - how to get Mew in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu and Eevee with Mystery Gift

Step-by-step guidance on how to get the mythical Mew in Pokémon Let's Go.

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Pokémon Let's Go tips and tricks for becoming a Kanto Champion

A collection of Pokémon Let's Go tips and tricks, for newcomers and veterans alike.

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Pokémon Let's Go catching, catch combo and bonuses explained - how to catch Pokémon in both handheld and docked

Advice on how to master the sometimes-tricky catching mechanics of Pokémon Let's Go.

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Pokémon Let's Go walkthrough and guide to your quest through Kanto

Our complete Pokémon Let's Go walkthrough and guide to your big adventure with Pikachu or Eevee.

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Anthem Level and XP explained - how to hit max power level and Pilot Level rewards

How to get Pilot Level XP and what rewards you can earn in Anthem.

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Anthem Deactivate the Barrier solution - how to complete the Triple Threat mission puzzle

How to dectivate the barrier in Triple Threat's pesky puzzle.

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Anthem gear, loot rarity and loot system explained - how to grind loot and farm the best Gear

How to grind for better gear and how Anthem's loot system works.

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Anthem Ember Piece locations - where to find Embers and what Embers are for

How to easily find Embers and what they're used for in Anthem.

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Anthem guide and walkthrough mission list: How to survive the threats of Bastion

All our Anthem guides in one place, as well as an in-progress list of Anthem walkthrough missions

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12 Anthem tips, tricks and things to know for launch day

Get off to a flyer with our even-more-freshly-updated early Anthem advice.

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Pokémon Go Valentine's Day event - end date, Luvdisc, Chansey and how to get a yellow Luvdisc explained

All the details surrounding this year's Pokémon Go's pink-tinted Valentine's Day update.

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Nine Anthem tips, tricks and things to know for dominating the Demo

Get off to a flyer with our freshly-updated early Anthem advice.

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Fortnite Showtime Venue, Showtime Poster locations explained

How to find Showtime Posters and Showtime Venue in Fortnite.

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FeatureThe best email I've ever had

"We are getting the strong push technique as I write this."

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Pokémon Go Hoenn Event - bonuses, end date and everything we know

Everything you need to know about the Pokémon Go Kanto event.

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Pokémon Go Ghost type Pokémon - where to find Ghost-types and Ghost Pokémon locations

Every source of Ghost-type Pokémon so you can grind out that Research.

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