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Everyone knows Zalman makes good computer parts, but has anyone bought this case yet?

http://www.xoxide.com/zalman-fatal1ty-fc-ze1.html

I ask because it's seems like they are appealing to the wrong crowd. It looks like a sweet case and all. But adding warnings like "Don't stick your fingers in the fan" seems rather n00bish of them. I've never seen a warning on a case before. I think putting them on it wrecks the entire case. And slapping "Fatal1ty" onto the case doesn't make it 1337, just a better reason for noobs to invest in it.





Remember kids! Don't look at that graphics card without goggles on!

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"Every graphic and character of text is precision laser etched directly into the metal, there are no cheesy printed graphics to rub off this bad boy! "
Those warnings are never coming off!
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post #2 of 15
Fatality case?
It's a fugly case and not only that but extremely expensive, what's so special about it besides stamping the "fatality" name on it?

Seems like well constructed but so are the Thermaltake cases. Plus I think it is about $200 overpriced.
post #3 of 15
Wow thats a pretty wicked case. From the pictures, it looks like a very wide but short case. They shouldve called it the "Zalman Dwarf" [/bad joke]. Their tooless HDD tray looks interesting, but the pricetag is very steep. >< I was reading some of the text on the case, a few of them are pretty cheesy.
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post #4 of 15
lol... I'd take one... if it was free!
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post #5 of 15
Quote:
Originally Posted by soloz2
lol... I'd take one... if it was free!
Lol well i think anyone in their right mind would take it if it was free.
    
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Fatality case?
It's a fugly case and not only that but extremely expensive, what's so special about it besides stamping the "fatality" name on it?

Seems like well constructed but so are the Thermaltake cases. Plus I think it is about $200 overpriced.
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post #7 of 15
It's not well-built for cooling expansion, specifically with air. And I thought the other Fatal1ty-branded products were overpriced...
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post #8 of 15
If your buying this case airr cooling is not in mind seeing how your droping 300 on a case alone. If you have that kinda money burning a whole in your pocket yoru going water or phase or you could give to a charatible casue like me or cancer yeah that works too
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post #9 of 15
You would have to mod the case to make it phase or air cooled, as it doesn't appeaer to be nearly as big as the thermaltake armor, hence my point.
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post #10 of 15
If you like that style, I'd get a nice Lian Li for like half the price, and you have plenty cash to add fans and what not to it..... probably better quality even.
    
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