CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Aug. 24, 2012) - Mr. Omar L. Quiroz acquired directly or indirectly, ownership of an aggregate of 3,948,236 common shares ("Common Shares") of Amarok Energy Inc. (the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:DKC), being approximately 18.4% of the outstanding Common Shares, as a result of the completion of an amalgamation (the "Amalgamation") of Drako Capital Corp. and Trilateral Energy Ltd. on August 22, 2012. On a diluted basis, including options exercisable into 198,000 Common Shares and warrants exercisable into 188,000 Common Shares, Mr. Quiroz holds 19.8% of the issued and outstanding Common Shares (and the aforementioned options and warrants).

Such Common Shares were acquired through the Amalgamation, and are held for investment purposes and the holder may, from time to time on an individual or joint basis, acquire additional securities of the Corporation, dispose of some or all of the existing or additional securities he holds or will hold, or may continue to hold his current position.

A copy of the early warning report in respect of this transaction has been filed with the applicable securities commissions and can be found at

For further information or to obtain a copy of the early warning report filed in connection with this matter, please contact Amarok Energy Inc.

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Contact Information:

Amarok Energy Inc.
Attn: President and Chief Executive Officer
(403) 679-9170