Roll a new character on the 20th?
One of the benefits (or curses, depending on your PoV I guess) of being in the game this early in Early Game Access is that the server population will be a little lower. If that's not your preferred 'first day feel', as I said, log off and come on back.
*Slips Stephen a $20*
You find ol liberates username in the database and you flag me for EA, and the $20 is yours
I pre-ordered on the 7th august, no one will notice