What does it mean to “build” a gaming computer? How many screws do you need?
You don’t. But once you taste the loading speeds of an SSD, you’ll never want to go back to an HDD.
The main boss everyone fears: heat. A case needs proper cooling to give the desired gameplay output and fans are the most important part for cooling a case. So, how many do you need?
On paper, a game sure comes with minimum requirements, but most normal PCs can play them, technically speaking, without all the bells and whistles.
Are you looking to build a computer that can do 3D modeling and animation easily while also being a good machine to play games on high FPS?