American Manganese Inc. (“American Manganese” or the “Company”) (TSX.V:  AMY; Pink Sheets:  AMYZF; Frankfurt:  2AM) reports that the TSX Venture Exchange (the “Exchange”) has approved the extension in the expiry date of the following warrants:

Prospectus Unit Offering:

# of Warrants (not including Agents Warrants): 4,309,185
Original Expiry Date of Warrants: June 16, 2012
New Expiry Date of Warrants: June 16, 2013
Exercise Price of Warrants: $0.30

Private Placement:

# of Warrants: 1,990,174
Original Expiry Date of Warrants: August 11, 2012
New Expiry Date of Warrants: August 11, 2013
Exercise Price of Warrants: $0.25

On behalf of Management

AMERICAN MANGANESE INC.

Larry W. Reaugh
President and Chief Executive Officer


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