by FPX Nickel FPX Nickel

Vancouver, April 4, 2013 — First Point Minerals Corp. (FPX-TSX) (“First Point” or the “Company”) will conduct a conference call on Monday April 8, 2013 at 10:00 am Pacific Time (1:00 pm Eastern Time) for management to discuss the results of the recently completed NI 43-101 compliant Preliminary Economic Assessment (“PEA”) for the Decar nickel project in central British Columbia. This discussion will be followed by a question and answer period. The positive PEA results, demonstrating the potential economic viability of the Decar project, were reported in First Point’s news release dated March 22, 2013.

Live Dial-In Information

Toronto and International: 647-426-1845

North America (Toll Free): 1-866-782-8903

Replay Call Information

Toronto and International: 416-915-1035

North America (Toll Free): 1-866-245-6755

Passcode: 942205

The conference call will be available for replay for a period of 7 days from April 8, 2013 until April 15, 2013.

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

Forward-Looking Statements

Certain of the statements made and information contained herein is considered “forward-looking information” within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities laws. These statements address future events and conditions and so involve inherent risks and uncertainties, as disclosed in the Company’s periodic filings with Canadian securities regulators. Actual results could differ from those currently projected. The Company does not assume the obligation to update any forward-looking statement.

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responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.