If you have ever wanted to build a computer from scratch then you should know that it is not a cheap thing to pursue. You will end up spending a lot of time and money on building the computer. It is good to be mentally prepared for the cost that comes with building the computer but you should know that to have a fully functional gaming computer you do not need to break your bank. If you are smart about what you spend on then you could end up saving quite a bit of money for yourself. The thing about most gaming computers is that people spend a lot of money on things they like or think make their computer look better or look cooler. Now while we understand the need for the visual appeal that comes with computers, there are some components that you should put a little more focus on as they are a lot more important to you being able to run your games properly.
The single most important component you have to worry about is the computer processing unit. The processor that runs your computer runs everything on the gaming dator. The type and quality of processor you use defines the amount of work you can do, the games you will be able to run, and how quickly everything can be done on your computer. There are a lot of different specs that you are able to compare and you should be able to look up reviews for. While it is okay to not spend a lot on your first processor, do not cut the budget for the processor just so you can add lights to your mouse and keyboard. The visual aspect comes in later but the more core components should be focused on first in computers.