Well ive decided to get the hercules, just wanted to get your final comments on my decision thanks for all the help. here are my system specs to help you out a bit;

Intel Celeron 400
128mb pc100 sdram
abit bh6 mb
Intel i740 8 mb vid c
Quantum 7.1gb HD
40x cd-rom
SB PCI128
i guess that all you need to know, oh yea i will mostly be playing games with this card.