Forced Released on Steam and Trailer

The game features single-player, co-op, achievements, leaderboards, controller support, and Steam Trading Cards
Developed by BetaDwarf for Windows, Linux and Mac, Forced is a one- to four-player co-op arcade adventure with puzzles and tactical elements. You are cast as slaves in the toughest fantasy gladiator school of them all, condemned to fight as a gladiator and eventually win your freedom. You will face deadly trials and huge creatures, but Balfus, your Spirit Mentor will guide you in your quest for recognition.
Forced is now available via Steam for a special launch week price of $11.99 (a 20 percent discount) - the launch video is locally mirrored.
Update: the start up story of the company/game can be found here.