2015 is nearly over. It's a time for reflection, a time for looking backwards and forwards.

Most importantly, it's time to start talking about which great video games you'll play in 2016.

detroit, playstationThis is Kara, the main character of upcoming PlayStation 4 exclusive game, "Detroit."Playstation

This is the year that PlayStation VR launches, that Facebook's Oculus VR finally releases its Rift headset, and that HTC and Valve released the Vive — the year of VR.

It's also the year that Nintendo closes the book on Wii U with a few final major games, before moving on to a new console with the (still codenamed) "NX" project.

It's going to be a huge year for games, and we're barely scratching the surface with the 50 games below.

Here's what to expect in 2016, in order of release date:

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