Hemisphere Energy Declares Dividend

Vancouver, British Columbia, January 31, 2023 – Hemisphere Energy Corporation ("Hemisphere" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that its board of directors has approved a quarterly cash dividend of $0.025 per common share in accordance with the Company’s variable dividend policy. The dividend will be paid February 21, 2023 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on February 10, 2023. The dividend is designated as an eligible dividend for income tax purposes.

About Hemisphere Energy Corporation

Hemisphere is a dividend-paying Canadian oil company focused on maximizing value per share growth with the sustainable development of its high netback, low decline conventional heavy oil assets through water and polymer flood enhanced recovery methods. Hemisphere trades on the TSX Venture Exchange as a Tier 1 issuer under the symbol "HME" and on the OTCQX Venture Marketplace under the symbol "HMENF".

For further information, please visit the Company’s website at www.hemisphereenergy.ca to view its corporate presentation or contact:

Don Simmons, President & Chief Executive Officer
Telephone: (604) 685-9255
Email: info@hemisphereenergy.ca
Website: www.hemisphereenergy.ca

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