The N64 may have failed to reach the same dizzy commercial heights as the NES and SNES, but it's unquestionably home to some of the finest video games Nintendo has ever produced, and rightfully holds a special place in the hearts of many gaming fans.

On that topic, do remember when we asked you, our lovely readers, to rank your favourite N64 titles? Well, we've taken that list and pulled out the 21 best games for a special video, which you can feast your eyeballs on right here.

It's important to note that these games aren't in any particular order, as the list we have on the site is constantly evolving because your votes can still make a difference; instead, you should consider these 21 games to be utterly essential purchases if you happen to own an N64.