We appreciate your faith in our product. We apologize that we cannot offer you special treatment beyond a special in game perk. The discounted lump-sum subscription you have purchased entitles you to general access to the game's shard until the game's lifetime is over. In order to maintain a longer lifetime for you the lifetime subscriber, preferential access may be offered to monthly subscribers in order to assure that we monetize the potential playerbase effectively. Thank you for your purchase, may the shard live long, and prosper.