Forced

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 About the Game

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. You will face deadly trials and huge creatures, but Balfus, your Spirit Mentor will guide you in your quest to break the chains of oppression.

 

Features:

  • 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.

What’s in the box:

  • Cover Art by Jarrod Pope
  • Custom USB Game Cartridge for Windows, Mac OSX, and Linux
  • Steam Key
  • 24-page Color Manual
  • Original CD Soundtrack
  • Additional Bonus Track by Video Game and Chiptune Remixer Ben Briggs
  • 11”x17” Poster
  • 2 out of 4 Possible Character Nickel-plated Collector’s Pins
  • Temporary Tattoos
  • Rogue Legacy Sticker
  • Digital Copy of July’s Indie Game Magazine
  • Digital copy of FORCED’s strategy guide
  • The Art of FORCED Digital Art Book
  • FORCED Desktop Wallpapers
  • Demo of Whispering Willows
  • FORCED Themed Vinyl IndieBox sticker

Developer History

BetaDwarf - the team behind FORCED spent 3 years developing it while living together. It all started by illegally moving into a classroom at a university - see: The Story (it has awesome pictures)

 

PC System Requirements

Minimum: 

  • OS: Windows 7, Windows 8 
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo, AMD Athlon X2, or equal at 1.6GHz or better 
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM 
  • Graphics: DirectX 9.0c-compatible, SM 3.0-compatible 
  • DirectX: Version 9.0c 
  • Hard Drive: 5 GB available space 
  • Sound Card: DirectX 9.0c-compatible, 16-bit
 Recommended: 
  • OS: Windows 7, Windows 8 
  • Processor: QuadCore 2.0 GHz + 
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM 
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GTS or better, 512MB+ VRAM 
  • Hard Drive: 5 GB available space 
  • Sound Card: DirectX 9.0c-compatible, 16-bit

 

Mac System Requirements

Minimum:

  • OS: 10.7.5 (Lion) 
  • Processor: 2.2 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo 
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM 
  • Graphics: Integrated 
  • Hard Drive: 5 GB available space
 Recommended: 
  • OS: 10.8.2 (Mountain Lion) 
  • Processor: 2.4 GHz Intel Quad Core 
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM 
  • Graphics: Nvidia Geforce GT 120 / ATI Radeon HD 
  • Hard Drive: 5 GB available space

 

Linux System Requirements

Minimum: 

  • OS: Ubuntu 12.04 
  • Processor: 2.2 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo 
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM 
  • Graphics: DirectX 9.0c-compatible, SM 3.0-compatible 
  • Hard Drive: 5 GB available space
 Recommended: 
  • OS: Ubuntu 12.04 
  • Processor: QuadCore 2.0 GHz + 
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM 
  • Graphics: Nvidia Geforce GT 120 / ATI Radeon HD 
  • Hard Drive: 5 GB available space