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Borderlands 2 Maliwan-Themed Bitfenix Prodigy Budget Build

by venounan

216
41 Comments

Details

CPU Clock Rate

3.4GHz

GPU Core Clock Rate

950MHz

GPU Effective Memory Clock Rate

4.4GHz

Description

A friend of mine was in need of a new computer, and is a huge fan of Borderlands. Her birthday was coming up, and to treat herself she was buying a new computer in the ~$500 range. Since it was her birthday, I decided to paint her an awesome computer tower.

Using a Bitfenix Prodigy as the base I designed a Maliwan-inspired custom paint job for her case. It was also my first experience with painting a computer. Now, its about 95% done, the only thing left is to apply the maliwan logo and hexagon pattern to the sides, which are being cut as we speak. I had to ship it to her before I got the chance to apply them, but I will be visiting and hopefully doing so in the near future.

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18hockey 1 Build 11 points 19 months ago

I saw this before on reddit and still love it! Great job!

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skemble 21 Builds 5 points 19 months ago

You did an amazing job with painting that. Superb work. Super low prices too.

RyneSmith 7 Builds 4 points 19 months ago

Looks fantastic! Amazing job

Mediciu5 2 Builds 4 points 19 months ago

Awesome! Seriously jealous of the design. Good work.

lmao234 3 points 19 months ago

YOU MUST BE THE BEST FRIEND EVAAAAAAAAAA. +1

Alonminatti 1 Build 6 points 17 months ago

sodeepinthefriendzone lol but seriously, great jon venounan

shapaza 2 Builds 2 points 19 months ago

Nice case design! And good parts for the price you paid too!

ilian11 1 Build 2 points 19 months ago

Nice job man! Paint job looks great

Erikus 1 Build 2 points 19 months ago

Phenomenal job man! That paint job is just fantastic.

DanniieBoiiy 2 points 19 months ago

THAT'S ABSOLUTELY AMAZING NOW MAKE A TORGUE ONE!!!!!!! -MR. TORGUE

venounan submitter 2 Builds 2 points 19 months ago

Actually I have a claptrap one coming up next

DanniieBoiiy 1 point 19 months ago

I CANT WAIT TO SEE IT!!!

Muttonsourdough 1 Build 1 point 4 months ago

I'm a little late to the ball game, but how'd that claptrap build turn out?

Bartmanicus 1 Build 2 points 19 months ago

Really good paint job, and I love t hat game to death. +1

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JoeyThePCNoob 2 Builds 1 point 19 months ago

Wow, seriously one of the coolest looking builds i've seen on this site.

GamingPC69 1 point 19 months ago

Are you in love?

venounan submitter 2 Builds 4 points 19 months ago

With?

GamingPC69 2 points 19 months ago

That woman ofc!

LookTopHats 2 Builds 1 point 19 months ago

Wow...

BigBAWZ 3 Builds 1 point 19 months ago

Really nice build. Love the custom paint!

JPKaizer 1 Build 1 point 19 months ago

yooooooo props on that painting job,it looks like it is its original design haha

sqielyr 1 point 19 months ago

My god, that's a lot of pictures.

venounan submitter 2 Builds 1 point 19 months ago

Yeah, sadly I can't re-organize them so that I can put them in chronological order, so it's a bit of a mess.

smoralesdesigns 1 Build 1 point 18 months ago

What kind of paints did you use? And any special kind of brushes?

kingjoe64 1 point 14 months ago

That's so very cool. Now I actually want a white case!

CaptainwolfieXD 1 point 13 months ago

this is pretty awesome. I really like the paint job based off the gun from borderlands 2. Awesome build great job

venounan submitter 2 Builds 1 point 13 months ago

Thank you!

dos 1 point 10 months ago

I would honestly pay you to paint a case for me... I'm in love with it.

dos 1 point 10 months ago

but seriously, would you ever consider painting cases for people? XD

dos 1 point 10 months ago

because I would hire you to paint my case...

Reconmidget 1 point 7 months ago

How did you paint it? I'm using the Prodigy White case. My pet recently died and he was white with black spots. I'm dedicating the PC to him as I feel it was my fault for his death. He was an English Spot so it would be white with black spots. How would you paint this?

TheGamingProdigy 0 points 2 months ago

you would like get a sheet of paper or a cloth make equals placed holes and the holes need to have the same diameter. and follow the steps he did

nickelbawker 1 point 6 months ago

Sweet build man :)

ExtraMedium 1 Build 1 point 2 months ago

Incredibly sexy case, and what looks to be the performance to back it up! Awesome job dude!

nada190 3 Builds 0 points 17 months ago

Reminds me of a BMW Art Car which are beautiful.

FlusherBox 0 points 16 months ago

SHUTUP AND TAKE MY MONEY!!

perrshaped 0 points 16 months ago

Wow! This case looks beautiful!

CaptainBlue808 0 points 15 months ago

Dude,that's such a frickin' cool case. +1 for the case alone.

SuperCookie 4 Builds 0 points 4 months ago

At first i thought it was a newegg build then i saw the title but it looks great!

lt-smith 2 Builds -1 points 19 months ago

you could have got a 1gb 7850 for $100 instead of a 560 ti which is 2 generations old

venounan submitter 2 Builds 4 points 19 months ago

The 560 ti was picked up from an older build second-hand with the intention of upgrading it in the future. I told her now would be a good time to get a 7950 for ~190 to replace it.