January 17, 2013 - Vancouver, British Columbia

American Manganese Inc. (“American Manganese” or the “Company”), (TSX.V:  AMY; Pink Sheets:  AMYZF; Frankfurt:  2AM), ), reports that it is applying to the TSX Venture Exchange to extend the term of any unexercised warrants expiring February 9, 2013 (and issued pursuant to the Company’s private placement closed on February 11, 2011) for another two years.

On behalf of Management

AMERICAN MANGANESE INC.

Larry W. Reaugh
President and Chief Executive Officer

About American Manganese Inc.

American Manganese Inc. is a diversified specialty and critical metal Company focusing on potentially becoming a producer of high purity EMD and CMD for the battery industry.

Information Contacts:

Larry W. Reaugh
President and Chief Executive Officer
604-531-9639

Connie Fischer
Investor Relations
604-531-9639 ext. 110
Email:  [email protected] or [email protected]
 

www.americanmanganeseinc.com

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