• Modding: It's Not About Hardware. It's About Heart. How Modder Crow Won Back To Back Championships


    Modder Crow burst onto the modding scene in 2015 winning 1st place in the Tower Mod category with their Black “Templars” build.THE MODDING COMMUNITY WAS IMPRESSED. BUT JUST WHO IS MODDER CROW?Modder Crow was is actually made up of two people: Siwasak Sirisomboon and Krittanon Kidprasert from Thailand. Both met at a Thailand case modding contest in 2013. They ended up clicking and even deci...

  • Don't Fear the Dremel: Lessons on Life and Modding with Masbuskado


    Most modders are scared to mod. They have the pressure of impressing the other modders, the internet (gotta get those shares), and most importantly... their sponsors.Doubt clouds their mind. What if I break this? What if it looks nothing like the original case? They have all this imagination, but end up just painting their case and slapping some stickers on it. Better To Be Safe Than ...

  • Winners of Cooler Master’s ‘Case Mod World Series 2016’


    Since January, case modders young and old have been busy in their basements, driveways, kitchens and bathrooms, taking over just about any place they can find. Many spent hundreds of hours putting both craft and creation to the test in pursuit of a title in the world’s largest modding competition. All of this culminated in over 120 worklogs and entries, of which 82 made the final submissio...

  • Cast Your Vote, Win Prizes, and Tune in for Final Awards!


    It’s been five months and submissions are in. Over 80 final contestants have completed their worklogs and put forth exotic champions for the upcoming trials. There are some really mind-bending creations out there and everyone has put tremendous effort into their work. Anybody could win.Now our panel of judges, and YOU, will settle the final score.It’s time to vote. And win.People's Choice Award...

  • The Modder and the Desk: How Peter Brands Won the Internet


    Peter Brands may be one of the most famous modders in the world.But he doesn't like being seen as such. "I'm just me," says Peter. "I don't want to be seen as big or anything. In events and everything I don't even like it when people come to me and ask me for a photo. I'm not like that."His most famous mod, the jaw-dropping "L3p D3sk," has been featured on TV news, modding forums, and popular s...

  • Prize Spotlight: NVIDIA, ASUS and Dremel


    This year’s 1st prize winners will be shaking from the weight of these flagship components, which could easily be used in their next mod. Or just kept to themselves. It’s OK, we would do the same thing.ASUS Maximus VIII FormulaBased on the Intel Z170 chipset, this motherboard has been designed as the pinnacle of stability and performance. Featuring CrossChill EK enhanced cooling for quieter, co...

  • Prize Spotlight: Avexir Red Tesla


    This year's first place winners will be staring at these discharging, ROG-certified Red Tesla DDR4 RAM sticks from Avexir.

  • A Look at the Best: Siwasak Sirisomboon (Modder CROW)


    Every mod starts with an idea that bends steel and shapes circuitry. Take a glimpse into the people and ideas that inspired the winning mods of 2015.Siwasak Sirisomboon, Thailand1st Place, Tower ModBuild: Black TemplarsPassionActually, the name “Modder CROW” represents two people. Both of us like to mod case chassis as a hobby. We met at a Thailand mod competition in 2013 and, soon after, start...

  • Beginnings: The High Seas of PCs


    Blackened fingers and grease-stained coveralls must have been a reoccurring theme in the Bonandini household. Never far from a garage, Ermanno spent his childhood and teenage years hunkered down tuning car engines and motorbikes. He learned how to handle every tool imaginable; welding, airbrushing, and grinding became second nature. His beloved Vespa 1979 received a lot of attention from the as...

  • Case Mod World Series 2016 ANZ Edition Announced


    ·  Case Mod World Series 2016 Australia and New Zealand Edition·  Experience Cooler Master at COG and GGF LAN Fest Taipei, TAIWAN – Cooler Master, today announced the ‘ANZ Edition’ of Case Mod World Series 2016, a competitive modding event designed to connect modders everywhere. All Australia and New Zealand entrants to Case Mod World Series 2016 are automatically enter...