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Changed Number of Outstanding Shares in BlackPearl

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Feb 1, 2013) - BlackPearl Resources Inc. (the "Company") (PXX.TO)(OMX:PXXS) -  

As a result of the exercise of options, the total number of shares and votes in the Company has changed during January 2013 as follows.

The number of shares has increased by 342,500 and the total number of shares and votes in the Company as of January 31, 2013 is 296,108,308.

The above information has been made public in accordance with the Swedish Financial Instruments Trading Act.