I'm currently awaiting the arrival of my soon to be built, first, gaming rig. My main reason for interest is the massive amount I read about mods to games I play on my consoles, that sound cool and interesting. I've heard nexusmods.com is the best place to go, but if you go to http://www.nexusmods.com there are only a…

So... here's the deal. I'm trying to build my own gaming rig... when I say trying, I mean I haven't even started yet. Looking for opinions on case style (not looks, more ATX, MiniATX etc...) as well as best motherboard, power supply, memory and HDD manufacturers with good reputations for lasting a long time, I don't…