Building PC for gaming/video editing

Approximate Purchase Date: This week

Budget Range: Can't go much higher than 650

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Using After Effects, playing a few games like Crysis 2 and Guild Wars 2

Parts Not Required: keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers, OS

Preferred Website(s) for Parts:

Country: U.S

Parts Preferences: Intel, not AMD, processors.

Overclocking: No

SLI or Crossfire: No

Monitor Resolution: 1680x1050

Additional Comments: Looking for something to last me a good 4 years or so for the listed purposes.

P.S. Found a combo set, can anyone tell me if its any good for what I want?
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  1. I wouldnt go with that combo. Its too expensive and doesnt do THAT well in gaming.
    Here you go:
    Or this:
  2. How do I know/check that all parts in pcpartpicker are compatible with each other :u? That's always confused me.
  3. I wouldnt pick parts that arent compatible :3

    Made some changes. Not entirely sure if all parts are compatible, but did my research and tried my best with it. Also, can someone tell me if this build will need a CPU Cooler? Suggestions welcomed as well. Thanks.
  5. bump? Wanna buy this today:

    Can someone please tell me if the parts are compatible and will work together :l?
    Based off my research, they should be, but I just want to be sure...
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