The opening 2 of Shingeki no Kyojin: Final Season was the most viewed anime video on YouTube in 2022

shingeki no kyojin It continues to show why it is one of the most popular manga/anime of all time despite its controversial ending. Although the original work written and drawn by hajime isayama Wrapped up for publication last year, the animated adaptation is running its course with a final season that has been broken into several parts. It is precisely thanks to this that the franchise took a rather curious award since its second opening was crowned as the most watched anime video of Youtube in 2022.

According to the Japanese agency AnalyzeLog Inc., the opening of Shingeki no Kyojin: Final Season -Part 2- was the video with the most views recorded between January 1 and December 7, 2022. “The Rumbling”the name of the song performed by the Japanese band SiM that was used to musicalize the animated sequence, was crowned the king of this category with more than 57 million views.

Shingeki no Kyojin surpasses Chainsaw Man on YouTube during 2022

Although this is not entirely surprising considering the massive popularity that this saga has among fans of Japanese culture, the truth is that the achievement stands out even more considering that it managed to snatch first place in this ranking from “KICK BACK” by Kenshi Yonezu, the opening theme of the animated adaptation of Chainsaw Man. Despite being one of the series of the moment, the latter could not beat its adversary with 54 million views.

Of course, the complete list is also made up of other Japanese animation series and franchises that resonated during this 2022. For example, we have the first and second opening of Spy x Family with over 14 million and over 13 million views respectively, as well as the official trailer for One Piece: Film Red with more than 10 million views.

The most viewed anime videos on YouTube in 2022

Next, we leave you the top 10 of the videos of anime most viewed by users Youtube in 2022:

  1. Opening of Shingeki no Kyojin Final Season Part 2 – 57,068,854 views
  2. Chainsaw Man Opening – 54,097,283 reproductions
  3. Ending of Shingeki no Kyojin Final Season Part 2 – 19,230,077 reproductions
  4. Chainsaw Man Trailer – 15,664,397 reproductions
  5. Chainsaw Man Third Ending – 15,655,650 reproductions
  6. Spy x Family Opening – 14,879,041 reproductions
  7. Opening of Ya Boy Kongming! – 13,438,004 reproductions
  8. Opening of Spy x Family second part – 13,094,826 reproductions
  9. Video Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba The Swordsmith Village Arc – 11,191,185 views (only available in Japan)
  10. One Piece Film Red Trailer – 10,676,415 reproductions

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