Help With Gaming Rig

I assembled this Computer System on Newegg, I just wanted to make sure everything is compatible. (Right processor type, correct PSU, Enough space in case, Cooling problems ETC...)

I was also wondering if this rig could play any of these games on their max settings: Battlefield 3, Metro 2066, Crysis 1/2, Starcraft 2. If not, what changes would need to be made?

Monitor: 1920 x 1080, 23"

CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K Ivy Bridge 3.4GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) LGA 1155 77W Quad-Core Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics 4000 BX80637I53570K

GPU:EVGA 02G-P4-2680-KR GeForce GTX 680 2GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card

PSU:OCZ ModXStream Pro 700W Modular High Performance Power Supply compatible with Intel Sandybridge Core i3 i5 i7 and AMD Phenom

Case: BitFenix Merc Alpha Black Steel / Plastic ATX Mid Tower Computer Case

Ram: Crucial Ballistix sport 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model BLS2KIT4G3D1609DS1S00

HDD: Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EARX 1TB IntelliPower SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive

Motherboard:GIGABYTE GA-Z77M-D3H-MVP LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 Micro ATX Intel Motherboard
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  1. when I click on your links it shows the case and RAM as being de-activated

    In general though
    Google for reviews of the case .

    You can use an ATX motherboard so you might as well . The m-ATX board wont affect performance but it limits expansion

    The green hard drive is slower to boot and load than a standard drive and wont save any noticeable amount of power . Use a samsung F3 instead , and perhaps an SSD as a boot drive
  2. Quote:
    when I click on your links it shows the case and RAM as being de-activated

    I had an extra "]" in the URL. The links should work now.
  3. A motherboard like this Asrock model makes more sense for future upgrades

    I would also question spending so much on internal hardware and so little on a case .
    But I havent seen the model you are looking at
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