YouTube has analytics up the wazoo (and other places) and regularly pumps out “top X” results for its various content categories. Excluding some sort of video-watching miracle, the site now has a lock on the top 10 gaming clips of this year. Feel free to guess the results before clicking through.
Did you guess? Couldn’t be bothered? Yep, fair enough. Let’s just see the top 10, shall we?
1. Clash of Clans: Revenge (Official Super Bowl TV Commercial)
2. Real GTA
3. Star Wars Battlefront Reveal Trailer
4. Five Nights at Freddy’s 3 Teaser Trailer
5. WARNING: YOU WILL DIE | Five Nights at Freddy’s 3 – Part 1
6. Discover Pokémon in the Real World with Pokémon GO!
7. Fallout 4 – Official Trailer
8. Elders Play Grand Theft Auto V (Elders React: Gaming)
9. Halo VS Call of Duty
10. Final Fantasy VII – E3 2015 Trailer | PS4
So, what’s the secret to a top-ranking YouTube clip? Liam Neeson, terrifying animatronic toys and old people. Seems about right.