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      This will be a CRS Lead event on both sides.  Xoom will be heading up the axis side and Heavy265 will be heading up the Allied side. This will be for bragging rights.
      Why are we asking players to sign up you ask. We are trying for a role play experience.   We want this to be a true realistic event.  
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System Review...Need your opinions please.

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MSI H55M-E33 new Intel H55 Board.

4GB (2x2GB)/DDR3/1333MHz/Memory (max up to 16GB)

Hard Disk is Optional.

Nvidia/430GT/1GB/GDDR3/PCIe Video Card.

Optical Drive is optional.

7.1CH-Audio + Giga LAN Onboard.

ANTEC VSK-2000 ATX Gaming Chassis

Ultra LS-500W Power Supply with life time factory warranty.

8cm rear fan included.

Speakers/Windows/OS/Keyboard/Mouse/Monitor are optional

Intel i5(760/1156/2.80GHZ) CPU = $ 529+Taxes Canadian

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I would for sure not go for that CPU and Motherboard - go for a Sandy Bridge CPU instead if you want to use the rig for gaming.

I have a i3-2100 (only two cores so not very good if you use the PC for a lot of multi threaded apllications) but it beats the old i5 and i7 in gaming benchmarks.

I would recommend a P67 chipset and a i5-2500K CPU - if you are on a budget (like me) you can go for the P67 chipset and buy an i3-2100 and then later upgrade to the i5-2500K CPU.

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blech...

go for a the 1155 socketed p67 or z68 m/b's...the 1156 cpus are old tech now.

your video card looks to be weak sauce...

I'm always also suspect of power supplies with names I've never heard of...if it's not a top tier power supply your taking chances(it might not meet the rated power) and cutting down your upgrade possibilities down the road when you might want a more powerfull video card.

mainly it's the really, really, weak video card in that system that will hold you back for gaming.

take a PASS on it...your going to be dissapoint

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