by FPX Nickel FPX Nickel
First Point Minerals Corp. (the “Company”) wishes to announce that it has made application to the TSE Venture Exchange to extend the expiry date of the Company’s outstanding warrants having an exercise price of $0.80 per common share that would otherwise expire on April 26, 2012 (the “Warrants”).

The proposed extended expiry date would be April 26, 2013. All other terms of the Warrants would remain unchanged.

About First Point
First Point Minerals Corp. is a Canadian base and precious metal exploration company. For more information, please view the Company’s website at or contact Jim Gilbert, President and CEO, or Rob Robertson, VP Corporate Development, at (604) 681-8600.

On behalf of First Point Minerals Corp.

“Jim Gilbert”
Jim Gilbert, President & CEO – TSX Venture Exchange: FPX

Suite 906 — 1112 West Pender Street
Vancouver, BC Canada V6E 2S1
Tel: 604.681.8600 Fax: 604.681.8799

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responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.