May 16, 2013 
Vancouver, BC — May 16, 2013, Ethos Gold Corp. (“Ethos” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: ECC) has granted, under its Share Option Plan, incentive stock options to certain directors, officers, employees and consultants of the Company to purchase an aggregate of 1,780,000 common shares exercisable for a period of up to five years from the date of grant at a price of $0.36 per share. 100,000 of the aforementioned incentive stock options are being granted to Fred Leigh, the investor relations manager of the Company. 1,250,000 of the options are subject to acceptance for filing by the TSX Venture Exchange and 1,200,000 of those options are also subject to disinterested shareholder approval at the Annual General Meeting of the Company to be held on June 19, 2013.

About Ethos Gold Corp.

Ethos has working capital of $9 million and 43.5 million shares issued and outstanding, and retains a highly qualified and successful management team.

For additional information please contact Gary Freeman or Fred Leigh at 604-682-4750.

Ethos Gold Corp.

Per: “Gary Freeman”

Gary Freeman, President & CEO

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.