The list author says: "This is a planned build - still in progress. I'm looking to have it completed and actualized around tax time 2011. My current machine is a hand-me-down gaming machine that's probably 5-7 years out of date, easily, so this is going to be a signifiant upgrade.
Grand total at the time of making this list was $980.44"
"Not for everyone, but this is my personal pick. I don't need the mouse, I already have a gaming mouse, hence the lack of one on this list. This is not the exact keyboard I want - I want the "piano black" version of this. Amazon doesn't carry it, apparently..."