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Paizo and WizKids just announced pre-painted minis for Pathfinder. Unlike the D&D minis, they're not randomized. If you want to paint your own, there's always Reaper Miniatures.
The three 'starter' boxed sets (Dungeon, Wilderness, City) do not. All of the six-sheet packs (the original DTx and DUx series, and current DNx) have a couple of suggested designs on the interior covers. (In a few cases, one or two of the suggested designs require two copies of the set - particularly "Arcane Towers", which was designed around buying two ...
There are pre-painted non-collectible plastic minis from Reaper in their Legendary Encounters line. Those, D&D Minis, and the upcoming Paizo/Wizkids minis are the most on point. We also use Dreamblade, Horroclix, and other minis of that sort from WotC and WizKids - our group demands lots of minis and none of us have the time for painting and that kind ...
I just ordered some minis off rpglocker.com (Not affiliated with them in any way.) Most of the stuff here is from Wizards, but you can buy them individually so you don't have to get an entire set for one character you want... The prices seem reasonable (about $1 per for most of them) and there was a pretty large selection. Also, the guy was really easy to ...
WotC does a lot of cross over between the two. You will often, for example, see a Mini's power make it into the Character Builder. So mechanically, they are very similar. Also, the mini's sets are designed to be used in 4ed games in addition to the skirmishing game, so they tend to follow similar release formats. For example, Eberron themed mini's came ...
Correct, Wave D2 was recently released, not surprisingly with a D&D theme, and has a smaller base to make them more D&D friendly. All previous sets had bases that were a little large but in practice, seldom caused a problem as long as I avoided using too many of the in confined maps.
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