First gaming build. Requesting Opinions

This is my first build and i'm trying to stay near a 1000$ budget for a simple gaming rig. I want to buy the parts today, but i need some feed back to make sure i'm making the right decisions.

These are some of the parts i'm planning on getting:


Processor: http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=57962&vpn=BX80623I52500K&manufacture=Intel&promoid=1009

Heatsink Fan: http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=41337&vpn=RR-B10-212P-G1&manufacture=COOLERMASTER&promoid=1009

Motherboard: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813157252&nm_mc=AFC-C8Junction&cm_mmc=AFC-C8Junction-_-Motherboards%20-%20Intel-_-ASRock-_-13157252&AID=10440897&PID=3938566&SID=

HDD: http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=65701&vpn=ST1000DM003&manufacture=Seagate&promoid=1009

Ram: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231314&nm_mc=AFC-C8Junction&cm_mmc=AFC-C8Junction-_-Memory%20(Desktop%20Memory)-_-G.SKILL-_-20231314&AID=10440897&PID=3938566&SID=

Video Card: http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=58347&vpn=01G-P3-1561-AR&manufacture=eVGA&promoid=1067

Case: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811124138&nm_mc=AFC-C8Junction&cm_mmc=AFC-C8Junction-_-Cases%20(Computer%20Cases%20-%20ATX%20Form)-_-Enermax-_-11124138&AID=10440897&PID=3938566&SID=

Power Supply: http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=59615&vpn=P1550SXXB9&manufacture=XFX

I already have a CD/ DVD player, but if you know a cheep place to get a new one, that would be appreciated also.

Approximate Purchase Date: Today if i can get an "ok, build it" from some people here.

Budget Range: 1000$ give or take

Country: Usa

Overclocking: Maybe

SLI or Crossfire: No

Additional Comments: Im looking for a good place to buy light up keyboards for a good price. If you hapen to know please tell me :) thanks!
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  1. Your build looks verry good.
    Keyboard : Microsoft SIDEWINDER X4 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16823109191
  2. sosofm said:
    Your build looks verry good.
    Keyboard : Microsoft SIDEWINDER X4 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16823109191


    Thank You much!
    And thanks for the Keyboard suggestion. I'll check it out right now!
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