Is this rig compatible and capable of playing 3d intensive games?

http://pcpartpicker.com/p/35YGd <link to the build
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  1. Any specific reason why you are using an APU and a workstation class video card? I don't see what you are trying to build here. For a gaming rig rig you need to drop the APU and get a gaming class video card(for gaming the FirePro card isn't going to do very well). For a workstation you just need to drop the APU for a better similarly priced CPU, but its still not going to game very well.
  2. You have a work station graphics card and an apu with a discrete gpu. i suggest this build:

    PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/35Zht
    Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/35Zht/by_merchant/
    Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/35Zht/benchmarks/

    CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($229.99 @ NCIX US)
    CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($30.98 @ Newegg)
    Motherboard: ASRock Z87 Extreme4 ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($119.99 @ Microcenter)
    Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($69.99 @ Newegg)
    Storage: Samsung 840 EVO 120GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($89.89 @ Amazon)
    Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($57.99 @ NCIX US)
    Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 770 2GB Video Card ($328.98 @ SuperBiiz)
    Case: Corsair 300R ATX Mid Tower Case ($59.99 @ Microcenter)
    Power Supply: EVGA SuperNOVA 650W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply ($74.99 @ NCIX US)
    Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8.1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($89.99 @ NCIX US)
    Total: $1152.78
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-03-07 20:43 EST-0500)
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