$1500-1800 Gaming Rig Help

I'm going to build a gaming rig after being stuck with a laptop for the past few years. I threw together this list of parts but I don't know if it's any good, or where I should go higher or lower to avoid a bottleneck. I don't want a part that's isn't good enough, but I also don't want a part that is way overpowered relative to the rest of the system. I haven't built a computer since 7th grade when I wanted to play C&C, so any help would be greatly appreciated. PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($221.98 @ OutletPC)
CPU Cooler: Noctua NH-D14 65.0 CFM CPU Cooler ($77.98 @ OutletPC)
Motherboard: Asus Maximus VI Hero ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($199.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Memory: G.Skill Sniper Gaming Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1866 Memory ($149.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Samsung 840 EVO 250GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($174.99 @ Adorama)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($89.99 @ Amazon)
Video Card: MSI GeForce GTX 770 2GB Video Card ($334.98 @ SuperBiiz)
Case: Cooler Master HAF X ATX Full Tower Case ($177.55 @ NCIX US)
Power Supply: EVGA SuperNOVA 1000 P2 1000W 80+ Platinum Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply ($162.99 @ NCIX US)
Optical Drive: Asus BW-16D1HT Blu-Ray/DVD/CD Writer ($79.99 @ Newegg)
Total: $1670.43
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-12-18 15:04 EST-0500)
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  1. Good part choices. The only thing I would change is the PSU. I'd suggest a Seasonic 600W-750W unit, or a Corsair RM650 or RM750.
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    Looks like a perfectly good build to me.
    best cpu for gaming at the moment
    One of the best air coolers for the CPU
    Solid motherboard.
    Good amount of good quality memory.
    Large fast SSD
    Good storage drive
    Good graphics
    The case is huge but it will house everything, so whatever you happen to like :)
    PSU that will run everything even if you decide to SLI later on.
    Bluray drive that works.

    That pretty much sums it up everything is great.

    With still money left over to get an OS is you need it.

    The only possible thing to change on that would be to upgrade the graphics from the GTX770.
    But generally it will run anything at 1920x1080.

    Just click that order button, you won't be disappointed.
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