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First Point Minerals Corp.’s (FPX-TSX) Board of Directors has approved the granting of stock options to officers, employees and consultants for a total of 885,000 shares. The grants are being made pursuant to the Company’s incentive stock option plan which provides for the granting of options to officers, employees and consultants to the Company. The options are effective February 8, 2013, have an exercise price of $0.50 per share and expire February 8, 2018.

About First Point
First Point Minerals Corp. is a Canadian base metal exploration company operating worldwide. 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 and CEO: TSX 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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