According to, the most watched video game trailer on Youtube belongs to Fortnite, surpassing those of Fallout 76 or even Red Dead Redemption 2.

Fortnite SS5 announce trailer gained nearly 50 million views in less than 5 months, far surpassing those of Fallout 76 and RDR2.

2018 is a big year for video games. We have witnessed a lot of blockbusters, from Ghost of Tsushima, The Elder Scrolls VI presentation at E3 to a lot of great games such as RDR2 and GOW. This makes all of us surprised when a trailer from a game released in 2017 can beat all of them.

In under a half year, Fortnite Battle Royale's 5th season launch trailer attracted nearly 50 million views on YouTube. This is even more impressive when Fortnite's Battle Royale mode was only released in late 2017. And that's not its only video went viral. According to, 5/10 most viewed video game trailers belong to Fortnite Youtube channel.

Fortnite is still one of the most successful and fast-growing video games recently.

In 2nd and 3rd place are 2 noteworthy launches this year, Fallout 76 and RDR2 respectively. Though receive totally opposite reactions, these games really draw a whole lot of attraction with nearly 34 million views for Fortnite and more than 28 million for RDR2.

The following positions in the list don't make too much surprise, except for only the fact that some really impressive game trailer didn't make it to top 10 most viewed, those include games such as Spider-Man and Cyberpunk 2077

In any case, it's obvious yet amazing that Fortnite picked up the most views of all. To be fair, it's one of the most fast-growing, popular and well-known video game of not only this year but also the whole time. Nevertheless, it's a wonderful game and is totally worthy, you just can't deny that Fortnite is a flat out beast of a computer game symbol.