Prophecy Appoints Greg Hall and Dr. George Gale as Special Advisors

November 30, 2009 - Prophecy Resource Corp. (TSX-V: PCY) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Greg Hall and Dr. George Gale as Special Advisors of the company.

Mr. Greg Hall is a financial market professional with over 25 years of experience. Currently a director of Silvercorp Metals Inc (NYSE: SVM, TSX: SVM), he was part of the team that helped build Silvercorp into China's largest primary silver producer and the lowest cost silver producer among its industry peers.

Mr. Hall has previously held senior positions at Haywood Securities Inc., Canaccord Capital Corporation, and Leede Financial Markets and will be guiding Prophecy's corporate strategy and financing activities.

Dr. George Gale has been a mineral deposit geologist for more than 40 years. Currently VP Exploration and a director of VMS Ventures Inc. (TSX-V: VMS), he led the exploration activities that resulted in their discovery of the high-grade Manitoba Reed Lake VMS deposit in 2007.

Dr. Gale was the head of the Mineral Deposits Section of the Manitoba Geological Survey from 1977 to 1999. He will advise Prophecy's exploration activities based on his extensive geological expertise in Manitoba.

In conjunction with the foregoing appointments, John Lee, a current director of Prophecy, has been appointed Chairman and CEO of the Company, with James Brown, the former President, continuing to serve as a Director. In addition, the Company has agreed to grant options to consultants on 200,000 shares at an exercise price of $0.38 per share for a period of five years.

John Lee states "Mr. Hall and Dr. Gale will have an immediate impact in shaping the future of Prophecy. The recent $192 million acquisition of Canadian Royalties Inc. by China's Jilin Jien Nickel Industry Co. Ltd has set a positive tone for Prophecy, which is in the process of acquiring the former Lynn Lake nickel mine in Manitoba, one of the significant undeveloped NI 43-101 compliant nickel resources in Canada. We are thrilled with the addition of those two veterans to our team and we will work tirelessly to duplicate their previous success within Prophecy."

About Prophecy Resource Corp.

Prophecy has entered into an agreement to acquire the Lynn Lake Nickel Project in Manitoba, which contains a National Instrument 43-101 compliant Measured and Indicated resource of 17 million tonnes with an average grade of 0.62% Nickel and 0.31% Copper at a 0.4% nickel cut-off grade. The Lynn Lake Technical Report, dated December 5, 2007, was prepared by Wardrop Engineering Inc. for Independent Nickel Inc. and is available under Independent Nickel's filings at www.sedar.com. This agreement is subject to acceptance for filing by the TSX Venture Exchange.

Prophecy has also earned a 60% interest in the Okeover Copper-Molybdenum property in B.C. where, in 2006, Dr. N.C. Carter, PhD, P.Eng, completed a technical report on the Okeover Property pursuant to NI 43-101 that estimated an inferred mineral resource of 86.8 million tonnes grading 0.31% copper and 0.014% MoS2 at a 0.20% copper cut-off grade. This report is available at www.sedar.com.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Prophecy Resource Corp.

John Lee Chairman

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.


Mineral resources that are not mineral reserves do not have demonstrated economic viability. Neither the Toronto Stock Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the Toronto Stock Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.  

 Forward Looking Statements: This news release includes certain statements that may be deemed "forward-looking statements". All statements in this release, other than statements of historical facts, including, without limitation, statements potential mineralization, the estimation of mineral resources, the realization of mineral resource estimates, interpretation of prior exploration and potential exploration results, the timing and success of exploration activities generally, the timing and results of future resource estimates, permitting time lines, metal prices and currency exchange rates, availability of capital, government regulation of exploration operations, environmental risks, reclamation, title, and future plans and objectives of the company are forward-looking statements that involve various risks and uncertainties. . Although Prophecy believes the expectations expressed in such forward-looking statements are based on reasonable assumptions, such statements are not guarantees of future performance and actual results or developments may differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are based on a number of material factors and assumptions. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in forward-looking statements include failure to obtain necessary approvals in respect of the Transaction, unsuccessful exploration results, changes in project parameters as plans continue to be refined, results of future resource estimates, future metal prices, availability of capital and financing on acceptable terms, general economic, market or business conditions, risks associated with operating in foreign jurisdictions, uninsured risks, regulatory changes, defects in title, availability of personnel, materials and equipment on a timely basis, accidents or equipment breakdowns, delays in receiving government approvals, unanticipated environmental impacts on operations and costs to remedy same, and other exploration or other risks detailed herein and from time to time in the filings made by the companies with securities regulators. Readers are cautioned that mineral resources that are not mineral reserves do not have demonstrated economic viability. Mineral exploration and development of mines is an inherently risky business. Accordingly the actual events may differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements. For more information on Prophecy and the risks and challenges of their businesses, investors should review their annual filings that are available at www.sedar.com.

"Neither the Toronto Stock Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the Toronto Stock Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release."


This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation to buy any of the securities in the United States.  The securities have not been and will not be registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (“the U.S. Securities Act”) or any state securities law and may not be offered or sold in the United States or to U.S. Persons unless registered under the U.S. Securities Act and applicable state securities laws or an exemption from such registration is available.

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*Ulaan Ovoo: 174 million tonnes  of measured and 34 million tonnes of indicated coal. Ulaan Ovoo’s resource numbers are from the Behre Dolbear & Company (USA), Inc  report referenced in the Dec 2010, 43-101 Prefeasibility Study by Wardrop Engineering. Chandgana consists of two properties-Chandgana Tal and Chandgana Khavtgai. Chandgana Tal consists of 141 mt of measured resource. Chandgana Khavtgai consists of 509 mt measured and 539 mt indicated resource. Chandgana Khavtgai’s resource estimates are based on the September 2010 NI 43-101 Chandgana Khavtgai Technical Report by Kravits Geological Services, LLC. The report is authored by Christopher M. Kravits CPG, LPG of Kravits Geological Services, LLC., who was an independent Qualified Person under NI 43-101 at the time of report preparation. And the Chandgana Tal resource estimate is also based on the September 2007 NI 43-101 Chandgana Tal Technical Report by Behre Dolbear & Company (USA), Inc..The report is authored by Mr. Gardar G. Dahl, Jr., CPG of Behre Dolbear & Company (USA), Inc., who is an independent Qualified Person under NI 43-101.