Here is my latest build checklist. With boilerplate questions answered.. 1. What YOUR PC will be used for. FPS/Driving sims. 2. What YOUR budget is. 1100-1400 3. What country YOU will be buying YOUR parts from. USA 4. IF YOU have a brand preference. That means, are you an Intel-Fanboy, AMD-Fanboy, ATI-Fanboy, nVidia-Fanboy, Seagate-Fanboy, WD-Fanboy, etc. No 5. If YOU intend on using any of YOUR current parts, and if so, what those parts are. 850W corsair PSU, keyboard and logitech mouse. Dual DVD drives * 7. IF YOU plan on overclocking or run the system at default speeds. OC is def. gonna happen 8. What resolution will you be using? Dunno...right now have two 24" monitors... 9. WHEN do you plan to build it? December Do you need to purchase any software to go with the system, such as Windows or Blu Ray playback software? NO Here I go...merry xmas to me, going to build a gaming/photoshop rig. COOLER MASTER CM Storm Series Trooper (SGC-5000-KKN1) Black Steel / Plastic ATX Full Tower Computer Case $144.99 Western Digital WD Black WD1002FAEX 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive $109.99 Intel 330 Series Maple Crest SSDSC2CT180A3K5 2.5" 180GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive 149 SAPPHIRE 100352-2L Radeon HD 7950 3GB 384-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready $299.99 AMD Gift - 4-in-1 Game Coupon $0.00 G.SKILL Ripjaws Z Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 2400 (PC3 19200) Desktop Memory Model F3-2400C10D-8GZH ($69.99 each) ASUS P8Z77-V LK LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard with UEFI BIOS $139.99 Intel Core i5-3570K Ivy Bridge 3.4GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) LGA 1155 77W Quad-Core Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics 4000 BX80637I53570K $214.99 COOLER MASTER Seidon 120M RL-S12M-24PK-R1 Water Cooler $71.99 Total: 1300 n change... What would you switch out?