The Coaster Proclamation of 1988
the February 2, 1988, the so-called "Perlhuhn Night" during the toy fair
in Nuremberg. On the inititative of Reinhold Wittig on thas evening
and the following day, 13 authors signed the proclamation "None of us gives a
game to a company if our name is not written on the box cover."
The signatories were Reinhold Wittig, Helge Andersen, Hajo Bücken, Erwin Glonegger, Dirk Hanneforth, Knut Michael Wolf, Wolfgang Kramer, Joe Nikisch, Gilbert Obermeier, Alex Randolph, John Rüttinger, Roland Siegers and an as yet unidentified author (top left - vertical).