The same German (?) LEGO site that I mentioned Spieletest before has also put up new pictures of the Minifigures series 5! These minifgures look awsome and it looks like they are shaping up to be the best series yet! The box pictures that Bladedude posted below might mean that they are releaseing the New Series much faster now which could mean no more long waits in between.
Here is the picture: