It feels like good space games are really few and far between, which makes it all the more surprising that no fewer than a dozen intriguing projects are preparing to be released this year. So if starships and lasers are your thing, here are 12 games (in no particular order) that will let you explore the far reaches of space in 2015.
Platforms: PC, PS4
Release Date: TBA 2015
CCP Games is doubling down on the VR tech with EVE: Valkyrie, a standalone EVE Online spin-off. The game will feature multiplayer dogfight combat using a VR headset (the Oculus Rift on the PC and Project Morpheus on the PS4), to fully immerse players in the action.