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First Point Minerals Files NI 43-101 Resource Update Technical Report for Decar Nickel Project

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Mar 25, 2013) - First Point Minerals Corp. (FPX.TO) ("First Point" or the "Company") is pleased to report that it has filed on SEDAR (www.sedar.com) the NI 43-101 compliant Independent Technical Report on the Resource Update for the Decar nickel project in central British Columbia, prepared by Caracle Creek International Consulting Inc. and dated February 27, 2013. The technical report is also available on the Company's website at www.firstpointminerals.com.

The positive results of the NI 43-101 Resource Update Technical Report were previously announced in First Point's news release dated February 6, 2013, which described the details of the updated mineral resource estimate for the Decar project.

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 www.firstpointminerals.com.

On behalf of First Point Minerals Corp.

Jim Gilbert, President and CEO

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.