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OH MAH GAWD!!! it just came to me!! from the new pics on the nzxt.com/evolve and form Tom's video i understood something amazing! the grill indicates a bottom compartment like in the TJ07, or a more recent case the Cooler Master Cosmos 2. just think about it, if its bigger than the Phantom then why not? especially when its by NZXT "Water Cooling friendly". (what an epiphany)
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Should come with a sLight then I would buy it in a heartbeat
 
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Also I don't think it could be a lower compartment I think it a different place to mount a 200mm fan cause it seems a little high
 
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Also I don't think it could be a lower compartment I think it a different place to mount a 200mm fan cause it seems a little high

the Cosmos 2 is the best visual example to what i'm trying to explain. it also has a front 200 fan and side intake and a bottom compartment. (but then again i could be just over-dreaming tongue.gif )
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So could I.....
 
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I'd love a bottom compartment.. guess we wait another 6 days..
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just wondering xnine, I happened to click on your project 11 thread just now, and am going through it. do you have any kind of updates or pics on it, i loved that game and was thinking about modding/themeing my case towards a deus ex or tron style (still not sure)

Unfortunately, School, work, and real life took it's toll on me and I never finished it the way I wanted to. Ideas came and went, products never appeared (specifically, waterblocks for the GPU), and so, I left it where it is. I still don't have my windowed panel on. It's sitting on my desk, glowing at me. The new Phantom...well, that might be a different story. smile.gif

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Should come with a sLight then I would buy it in a heartbeat

lol. We aren't Murderbox. Charles would kick my ass if he saw a case with a sLight panel. Have you ever seen Charles? His arms are bigger than my legs. And his legs are bigger than a person.

With all due respect, Murderbox is in an entirely different league. There isn't another chassis out there that can touch it. While I would love NZXT to pursue such a case, it's not financially viable for a small company that produces large-market products. Our manufacturing process would have to be re-tooled which would probably cost upwards of 250K to achieve such a thing. That's a lot of cash.

Charles was the reason I got in to PC modding, dontchaknow? He's really a phenomenal human being. His kindness knows no bounds and he's just a great person. And yes, I'm getting an MKII. smile.gif

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OH MAH GAWD!!! it just came to me!! from the new pics on the nzxt.com/evolve and form Tom's video i understood something amazing! the grill indicates a bottom compartment like in the TJ07, or a more recent case the Cooler Master Cosmos 2. just think about it, if its bigger than the Phantom then why not? especially when its by NZXT "Water Cooling friendly". (what an epiphany)

Hmmm. Nope. Nice idea, but not really an option for the chassis.
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btw, XNine still waiting for the Opera themed version...

Actually, "Opera, Anyone?" was a marketing slogan I came up with about 4 months ago for the new chassis. I have a Picture of the prototype that has the same kind of visual lighting with the slogan on it. That was some time ago. Maybe my boss will let me post my marketing idea....
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Hmmm. Nope. Nice idea, but not really an option for the chassis.
"And that's kids how i discovered a new detail about the Phantom Evo". yeah seems stupid but now i know for 100% that the new Phantom doesn't have a bottom compartment. (also, could it inspire a future-er case?)
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Actually, "Opera, Anyone?" was a marketing slogan I came up with about 4 months ago for the new chassis. I have a Picture of the prototype that has the same kind of visual lighting with the slogan on it. That was some time ago. Maybe my boss will let me post my marketing idea....

would you be so kind and post it here?
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I think I will be getting this case to replace my HAF X feel like something sleek and I loved the NZXT Phantom. Plus replacing the case pretty much means I get to build my system all over again. biggrin.gif
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lol. We aren't Murderbox. Charles would kick my ass if he saw a case with a sLight panel. Have you ever seen Charles? His arms are bigger than my legs. And his legs are bigger than a person.
With all due respect, Murderbox is in an entirely different league. There isn't another chassis out there that can touch it. While I would love NZXT to pursue such a case, it's not financially viable for a small company that produces large-market .

I Have to agree with you here, but honesly i just had to say, (not in a negative way towards you or anything) but i feel like people should only give murderbox so much credit as the tj11 came before it and they two cases are pretty similar.
I know MB has all those nifty accessories but stilll exact same shape just cooler. /end rant

i know that has nothing to do with anything about the phantom but i have seen other people say similar things when actually the tj11 was out a year before
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