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Forced is a one- to four-player co-op arcade action RPG with puzzle and tactical elements. You are cast as slaves in the toughest fantasy gladiator school of them all, condemned to fight to the death, all the while attempting to win your freedom.

  • 1-4 player campaign, carefully balanced for the number of players
  • Local and online co-op, it's easy to plugin controllers and play on one computer
  • A challenging Gladiator campaign with monstrous foes and tricky puzzles
  • Four Unique Character Classes, with very distinctive playstyles
  • Skill focused: all enemy attacks can be evaded, it's your job to figure out how!
  • The Spirit Mentor, an extra party member which players must control together to gain an upper hand over the enemy
  • Survival Arena Mode (more modes coming)
  • Mark Combat System. Apply marks to enemies with your basic attacks, to set them up for devastating special attacks from you or your allies.
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MrValtor Jan 11 2014, 1:36pm says:

Waiting for the Wii U version :D

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stephenmbanham Dec 13 2013, 7:32pm says:

Hey! We're doing an Indie Of The Year special series on the Top 100! And we featured your game!

Check it out?

Thank you so much in advance! and we hope you like the video!

Alot of team effort went into it! So if you could help us out and spread the word we'd be so grateful and thanks again for your amazing game!!!

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musadriff Dec 4 2013, 11:42am says:

I voted for you! hope you win ;D

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Draegast Oct 18 2013, 6:07pm says:

fun little game the devs were kind enough to give me a review copy if you want to see some gameplay of the game in it's current state check it out

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DrGervasius Oct 10 2012, 12:56pm says:

Does this have a random dungeon generator? I'm pretty disappointed that NO console ARPG has one of those. That's the only reason I ever invested money in those games.

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BetaDwarf Oct 22 2012, 7:18am replied:

Right of the bat, no random dungeon generator. We doesn't really see ourselves as a dungeon crawler, and we want every map to be painstakingly designed and non-random, to allow for time trial competitions, like those in many racing games.

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StackOfCookies Oct 2 2012, 2:40pm says:

If I click the demo link, I get a 404.

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BetaDwarf Creator
BetaDwarf Oct 22 2012, 7:20am replied:

Yeah we've since pulled the demo, as we've included beta access in a Kickstarter Tier. We didn't want the people who supported the game for access, to feel that they were cheated, as there was a free version available on the net.

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