TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 18, 2012) - Rockcliff Resources Inc. ("Rockcliff" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:RCR) (Tier 1) is pleased to announce that the Company has granted five (5) directors, three (3) executive officers and one (1) employee an aggregate of 3,500,000 stock options exercisable at $0.10 per share for five (5) years.

The grants are subject to acceptance by the TSX Venture Exchange.

Rockcliff Resources Inc.

Rockcliff Resources Inc. is a Canadian resource exploration company focused on discovery and advancement of its high-quality mineral assets at its Snow Lake Project. Rockcliff presently controls the Snow Lake Project totalling in excess of 500 km2. The project includes one copper rich NI43-101 Indicated Resource (Rail), two former copper rich VMS Mines (Spruce Point and Dickstone), one historic VMS copper deposit (Lon) and the Tower Copper Deposit. Rockcliff also controls a zinc-silver rich NI43-101 Indicated Resource (Shihan) and a portfolio of precious metal assets including one former gold mine (Century Mine) and one surface gold deposit (C- Zone) in Manitoba and the Black Gold Property in Ontario.

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Contact Information:

Rockcliff Resources Inc.
Ken Lapierre, P.Geo.
(416) 863-9800 or (647) 678-3879