American Manganese Announces Non-Brokered Private Placement

American Manganese Announces Non-Brokered Private Placement 
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/16/13 -- American
Manganese Inc. ("American Manganese" or the "Company"), (TSX
VENTURE:AMY)(PINKSHEET:AMYZF)(FRANKFURT:2AM), announces the Company
is raising by way of non-brokered private placement up to $500,000
through the issuance of up to 10,000,000 units ("Units") at a price
of $0.05 per Unit. 
Each Unit is comprised of one common share in the capital of the
Company (a "Share") plus a two year share purchase warrant (a
"Warrant"). Each Warrant entitles the holder to purchase one Share at
a price of $0.10 two years from the date of issuance, subject to
accelerated exercise if the Shares trade at $0.15 per Share for 20
consecutive days.  
This private placement is subject to the approval of the regulatory
authorities and finders' fees may be paid in accordance with the TSX
Venture Exchange policies. 
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.  
On behalf of Management 
AMERICAN MANGANESE INC.  
Larry W. Reaugh, President and Chief Executive Officer 
This news release may contain certain "Forward-Looking Statements"
within the meaning of Section 21E of the United States Securities
Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. All statements, other than
statements of historical fact, included herein are forward-looking
statements that involve various risks and uncertainties. There can be
no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate, and
actual results and future events could differ materially from those
anticipated in such statements. Important factors that could cause
actual results to differ materially from the Company's expectations
are disclosed in the Company's documents filed from time to time with
the TSX-Venture Exchange, the British Columbia Securities Commission
and the US Securities and Exchange Commission. 
The TSX-Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept
responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release. 
Contacts:
American Manganese Inc.
Larry W. Reaugh
President and Chief Executive Officer
604-531-9639 
American Manganese Inc.
Connie Fischer
Investor Relations
604-531-9639 ext. 110
connieir@amymn.com or info@amymn.com
www.americanmanganeseinc.com