Doctor Who and the merry World Cup smash up: This week's top branded viral videos

By AdNews | 17 July 2014

This week's branded viral videos include spots from BBC, Adidas and BMW.

The number one spot was grabbed by the World Cup smahsh up between Germany and Brazil. Apparently we can't get enough of Brazil getting smashed in the games, and we won't let them forget, either.

Here's this week's top viral videos for brands across Youtube, Facebook and Twitter:

1. Germany Is The Worldcup Winner In Brazil

Germany smashes Brazil in this bitter sweet snapshot from RadioBAYERN3. Racking up 14,999,956 Youtube views, 4,098 tweets, 136,749 likes.


Sports brand Jordan says no matter what hat you wear, tip it to The Captain to show #RE2PECT and notched up 3,430,770 Youtube views, 7,779 tweets, 64,915 likes.

3. Everyday Football Fouls

Fourgrounds Film takes on what would happen if we all reacted to contact in everyday situations like football players. This brilliant reality check racks up 3,930,074 Youtube views, 2,219 tweets, 49,125 Facebook likes.

4. Doctor Who Trailer

BBC release teaser for new Doctor Who series this August with a New Doctor, New Monsters and Old Enemies, it has fans excited and scores 2,572,391 Youtube views, 3,668 tweets, 38,885 likes.

5. Ultimate Racetrack

Race car junkies love this spot from BMW Canadam showing off the skills of the BMW M4 Coupé. Racking up 3,643,213 Youtube views, 1,054 Twitter shares and 37,897 Facebook likes.

6. The Final

A week after the World Cup heat, Adidas' final video for the #allin or nothing roll out riled up fans in a “glory or doom” finale. It received 18,577,130 views, 1,251 tweets, 24,916 Facebook likes.

7. Pride

Apple called on its employees and their families from around the world to support the Pride Parade in San Francisco. The crowd attracted 771,640 views, 1,290 tweets, 9,060 Facebook likes.

8. Andrew Wiggins Ridiculous Pregame Dunk

Andrew Wiggins shows off his slam dunk in a 360 degree spin off pregame and brings in 1,291,842
Youtube hits, 197 tweets and 2,142 Facebook likes.

9. The Wonderful Everyday

Ikea make make us dream of a good nights sleep and accrued 38,169 views, 194 tweets, 1,017 Facebook likes.

10. Soccer

Old Spice bring in a new lead character, this time he's not really a man, but that doesn't matter, because he smells amazing. Ridiculous pays off and racks up 645,044 Youtube views, 90 tweets, 528 Facebook likes.

Viral video chart is composed of the most popular videos of the week, taking out music videos, sports clips or movie trailers and split into branded videos and UGC content. Looking for the virality of each video, charts are ordered by their combined Facebook and Twitter shares. This removes the danger that only content which has lots of bought views behind it is included. It is compiled by Viral Ad Network.

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