Counts Inquisition - EBook
The world is a different place imprisoned in one's art. Relentless devotion wreaks havoc on The Count's burdened soul, yet we're free to behold a taste of fantasy far from wicked isolation. In his chest beats the ripe fruit of sacrifice and ready for your consumption are the records of toil, the blood of an immortal art.
Adventure upon the loom of card magic, where shuffling is a skill of necessesity. The Count walks you through more than 60 shuffling techniques, tips, and tricks. Magicians need every weapon at their disposal when the ground bleeds red from the struggle of variable restrictions. Now you can fight back with a complete guide!
Volume 1. Never before has a single CD provided so much valuable insight on shuffling, rendering easy what was once a painful learning process scattered among hundreds of expensive texts.
- The cards will come alive in your hands as you learn tons of shuffles, such as the Overhand, Blind, Mirror, Hindu, The Gear, Rear Guard, Circulation, Cancellation, Weave Shuffling, Riffle, Saw, Push Through, Slop, Greek, Broad Side, Mirror Weave, Chaos, Blind Chaos, Charlier, One Card Triumph Shuffle, and the Spade Shuffle!
- From the very basics of forming a bridge, packet pickup, breaks, distribution, maintaining top or bottom stock, undercuts, and jog control. Slowly advancing to counting and running cards, one-handed shuffling, Faros, weaves, The Gilbreath Principle, multiple shuffling combinations, and in the hands shuffling technique.
- Never before seen exclusives! The Square Shuffle, The Book Shuffle, The Archaic Tabled Bridge Control, Vise Grip in the hands bridge control, The Invisible Strip-Out, and Gamut Shuffling, featuring The Count's Slop Shuffle concept! PLUS Zarrow Shuffling in the Hands? And sources for additional shuffling information, a roadmap for the weary traveler.
You are safe, but The Count must fight to survive. Set free a tortured soul before the art defeats its artist. Bow to the whims of an ancient plague, the power to mystify and a cure of your own inner demons. The Count's awesome card magic and devastating cheating techniques are unique to his solemn realm.
Full color pictures ride to your aid when the waters turn rough and the battles are fierce. Video clips of The Count performing a few of the techniques explained in this ebook display their full potential. Handy intro screen makes selecting what you need to see or read a breeze. Fulfill your destiny and be rewarded 100 fold! Volume 2 - Stacking
Volume 3 - Shuffling and Dealing
- Take control and breathe easy an Open Peek, Simple Cull, Top Down Stack, Bottom Up Stacking, Intermediate Riffle Stacking and Culling, Vegas Peek, Plan Culling, advanced stacking, Faro Stacking, Misdirection Peeks, Culling While Stacking, Compensating Faros, Working the Top and Bottom, The Double Duke, and Impossible Stack!
- From the very basics of Overhand Stacking, Ordering, using an undercut, dividing the Stack, Collective Culling, Foundation Stacking, Square Up control, Corrective Cuts, and Trigger Cards, Slowly advancing to advanced Overhand Peeking & Culling, the Bottom Peek, Shift Peek, Shuffle Peek, Marked Cards, Riffle Stack and Cull, Casino Shuffle, Scarne Shuffle, Fools Shuffle, and the use of Stealing, Palming, and Shifts in Stacking!
- Never before seen exclusives! Demonstrations of the Count's Riffle Stacking System, culling a random four of a kind in only two shuffles, culling two random four of a kind hands with only three shuffles, culling and stacking four aces and four kings in only three shuffles, PLUS applications of the Count's Riffle Stacking System!
- Naturally deal to your advantage Two-Handed and One-Handed Tops, 15 variations of Push-off Seconds, 12 Strike Seconds, Side Strike Seconds, Stud Seconds, One-Handed Seconds, D'Amico Seconds, Spins, Visual Retention Seconds, Drops, Throws, Bullets, Studs, Push-off Double Deals, Strike Doubles, Side Strike Doubles, One-Handed Doubles, PLUS deal Thirds, Fourths & Fifths!
- From the very basic thoughts on card type and design, false dealing theory, detecting a false deal, not getting caught, and how to practice, slowly advancing to The Benzais Cop, 7 Strike Bottom variations, 4 Push-off Bottoms, The Snap Deal, Punch Dealing, Multiple Minus Bottom Deals, One-Handed Bottom Deal, and Double Dealing Bottoms!
- Mysteries of the Center Deal revealed! Learn to deal Centers, Step Centers, Full Step, Pre-Emptive Centers, Drawbridge, Side Strikes, V Style Strikes, Push-off Centers, Stud Centers, One-Handed Centers, Throw Centers, Spin Centers, Stud Centers, and Centers from a Tabled Deck!