YouTube influencer Devin SuperTramp’s newest mini-movie pushing Ubisoft’s upcoming video game Assassin’s Creed Unity is one of two newbies to this week’s Adweek/VidIQ top 10 Web series chart. The three-minute video grabbed the No. 2 spot on the chart and follows Ronnie Shalvis and the French FreeRun Family as they perform stunts around Paris dressed up as characters from the French Revolution. Since it was posted on July 22, the spot has been watched 5.53 million times while racking up 68,500 Facebook shares and 10,300 tweets.
Educational video Color Songs Collection Vol. 1 continues to be a mainstay on the chart, claiming the No. 1 spot. The video has now been watched an impressive 162 million times since November. A paid media push this week also may have helped boost views.
Meanwhile, the guys behind Epic Rap Battles of History (ERB) claimed the No. 3 spot this week for the series' season three finale that plays out a showdown with the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Since July 14, the spot has been watched 16.3 million times. It has also generated 8,940 tweets and 51,400 Facebook shares.
Check out this week’s buzziest Web series clips in the VidIQ-powered infographic below.
NOTE: Adweek's VideoWatch Chart, powered by VidIQ, reveals the Top 10 Web Series Videos on YouTube every week. The chart tracks more than just pure views; VidIQ incorporates sharing data from Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, among other data sources, in an effort to measure true engagement. Every video is also ranked with VidIQ's proprietary score which helps judge the likelihood of a video being promoted in YouTube Related Videos, Search and Recommended Videos.