Paizo Publishing has announced a new policy that will take effect with the WizKids Rise of the Runelords
miniatures, which are due to ship in August. Starting with that release, Paizo will no longer sell the WizKids Pathfinder Miniatures
to hobby distributors. However Alliance Games Distributors, the exclusive hobby distributor of Wizkids (see "WizKids Goes Exclusive
") has agreed to sell the Pathfinder Minis
to other distributors starting with the Rise of the Runelords
minis (see "'Pathfinder Battles: Heroes & Monsters' in December
ICv2.com contacted Paizo Publishing and a spokesperson confirmed that this change will apply to all future WizKids Pathfinder Miniatures, which will only be available on a wholesale basis from Alliance.