Rio Cristal Announces Director Appointments and Resignations

August 29th, 2014

Vancouver, B.C., August 29, 2014 -- Rio Cristal Resources Corporation (TSX-V:RCZ) ("Rio Cristal" or the "Company") announces the election of Matthew Watson, Dan Kriznic and Palu Philips to its Board of Directors.

Matthew Watson is currently President and CEO of Nathun Venture Advisors, and an officer/ board member of several public and private companies.

Dan Kriznic, a CPA, CA, is currently the president of Slocan Strategies Inc. and was previously the CFO and Executive Vice President of Canada's largest for profit education company. Prior to that he was a Senior Manager at Deloitte & Touche LLP.

Palu Philips is the Founder of Keep Accounting and holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the Sauder School of Business.

Effective August 28, 2014, Tony Hines, Thomas Findley, Miguel Cardozo, Andre Gauthier and Hans Flury have resigned from the Board of Directors of the Company.

About Rio Cristal Resources Corporation

Rio Cristal Resources Corporation is a Canadian company focused on exploration projects in Peru. The Company's shares are listed on the TSX Venture Exchange and the Bolsa de Valores de Lima (Lima Stock Exchange) under the symbol RCZ.

For further information for investors, please contact the company via email at contact Matthew Watson at mgwatson[@]

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