Rift Set to Release March 1 2011

Long time WOW rival, Rift, developed by Trion Worlds has finally set a release date for this MMORPG on March 1 2011. Lars Buttler, CEO of Trion Worlds has promised that Rift is going to deliver on changing the genre.

“Through the dedication, creativity, and incredible track record of our veteran development team, we’ve been able to create an exceptionally polished and immersive online world filled with adventure, surprise, and beauty.” Buttler described the game.

Pre-orders are also available today and exclusive in-game pets are available to anybody who purchases now. In addition, picking up Rift and choosing a monthly subscription plan before March 15th will get you the Founders Pricing Program, which makes you eligible for a $9.99 monthly subscription sold in six-month payments. Standard pricing will be set at $15.