YouTube recently organized a list of “top trending gaming videos” of 2015 after taking the measure of all game-related videos published on the video-sharing website this year, and as it turns out, freemium MMO strategy mobile video game Clash of Clans topped the list with its Super Bowl commercial, beating trailers and gameplay videos for this year’s triple A games such as GTA V, Star Wars Battlefront and Fallout 4. On the other hand, Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 ranked No. 1 on the list of YouTube's top 10 biggest games of the year.
Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 is This Year's Most Popular Game on YouTube - Clash of Clans' Super Bowl Commercial is the Most Trending Gaming Video
Supercell’s mobile game Clash of Clans ranked No.1 on the list of 2015’s top trending gaming videos on YouTube with its Super Bowl television commercial that features critically acclaimed actor Liam Neeson who plays a character from his shoot-em-up action movie Taken. The list includes a collection of trailers, gameplay, fan-made, and let’s play videos selected from all the game-related videos published by game publishers and famous channels this year on YouTube. The site also released a list of most popular games of 2015. The lists are based on views, shares, comments, likes and more, according to the press release.
Clash of Clans' Super Bowl ad that was released back in February currently has more than 89 millions views. The “Real GTA” video from Rockstar took the No. 2 spot, with Star Wars Battlefront and Falout 4 trailers ranking below it. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 topped the list of biggest games of the year on YouTube, with FIFA 16 taking the second spot. You can check out the complete list of top trending gaming videos and biggest games of 2015 below.
2015 Top Trending Gaming Videos on YouTube
- Clash of Clans: Revenge (Official Super Bowl TV Commercial)
- Real GTA
- Star Wars Battlefront Reveal Trailer
- Five Nights at Freddy's 3 Teaser Trailer
- WARNING: YOU WILL DIE | Five Nights at Freddy's 3 - Part 1
- Discover Pokémon in the Real World with Pokémon GO!
- Fallout 4 - Official Trailer
- Elders Play Grand Theft Auto V (Elders React: Gaming)
- Halo VS Call of Duty
- Final Fantasy VII - E3 2015 Trailer | PS4
2015 Top Overall Games on YouTube
- Call of Duty: Black Ops III
- FIFA 16
- Five Nights at Freddy's 3
- Ark: Survival Evolved
- Five Nights at Freddy's 4
- Fallout 4
- Mortal Kombat X
- Batman: Arkham Knight
- Until Dawn
On top of all that, YouTube also shared some latest facts about the site’s gaming community. The stats show that 30 percent of gamers on YouTube (those who watch gaming videos on the site at least once a month) are women. 35 percent of gamers on the site are aged 35 and up. YouTube also conducted a survey of around 5,000 people aged 18-54, and found out that 47 percent of all the YouTube gamers are now parents.