Trion Worlds has announced that its forthcoming MMO, Rift, due for release on March 4, has reached 1 million accounts. This comes as the game's Head Start period begins, giving those who pre-order a chance to get advance playtime before servers officially open.

28 Head Start servers are live today, featuring realms for PvP, PvE and role-playing. Head over to the official Rift website for the full server list.

Rift pre-orders are available at and special Founder's Subscription plans remain available until March 15.