Mega Miniatures have announced a price increase.
From their announcement:
www.MegaMinis.com will be increasing the suggested retail price on most of our 1,600 miniatures. The price of tin is four times higher than it was nine years ago when we first started casting. Our price increases will start on December 1st 2010. The increases may take a few months to implement in our system with prices raised from $1.50 to $1.99 per figure. Other products at a higher values will see increases too.