"The moment I saw this, I knew it was going to be a great effect for my act."
- David Lew
(DJAY THE ENTERTAINER)
Here's what happens. The entertainer shows a spectator a shuffled deck of cards. The performer divides the deck of cards into four stacks. The performer moves three cards from the TOP of each stack...
"SIMPLY SPECTACULAR MENTALISM!"
- FREDERICK THE MAGNIFICENT
Although this effect is performed as a great mentalism effect, it can also be performed as outstanding magic.
Here's what happens. The entertainer shows a spectator a shuffled deck of cards. The performer divides the deck of cards into TEN stacks....
Matt Pilcher has become synonymous with creative card magic, and his latest project, 657, is a true showcase of his brilliantly clever magical mind.
In this PDF Matt teaches not one, not two, not three, BUT FOUR card tricks that all utilize his incredibly inventive '657' method.
This is a collection of Anagram routines from Steve Wachner's first book, Edison Notes. Whenever possible, pieces were freshened up with new writings as well as completely new material to supplement the routines. However, if you already own Edison Notes, you will own much of what is in this book. Please keep that in mind...
A New Collection of Card Magic
from Some of America's Finest Creators.
Featuring Mostly Unpublished Material and other Rarities.
80 Routines & Moves
WITH a Fantastic BONUS Section Featuring Routines, Thoughts & Moves from
PAST MASTERS: Gene Maze, Frank Thompson, Michael Skinner, Paul Swinford...
Includes access to 3 online teach-in videos
Close-up magic tricks for everyone - from cards to general close-up
This 246-page eBook is filled with various commercial close-up tricks and routines that have been tried, tested, and performed for live audiences over many years. These are practical and commercial effects...
Do you dare to try it? An ACAAN that finally makes sense!
A thought of card...
A thought of number...
and most important, a routine that makes sense!
ACAANasta is an approach from Pablo Amira's repertoire, inspired by the handlings and bold thinking from the master performer Chan Canasta.
"Pablo has put together an assortment of various routines, presentations and subtleties using nothing more than a stack of business cards. Many of the routines are completely impromptu. There are ideas that you can easily always have on hand or can create on the spot with just a pen and your business cards or blank cards. There is something...
PasteBoards Book 2 Card Box:
Two DIY card box gimmicks. Learn how to construct and utilize two awesome gimmicks.
Make your card box vanish or reappear.
1)Quick Vanish - quickly vanish your box into thin air or within a spread of cards.
2)Dual Box- from a fanned deck immediately re-box the deck or after pulling...
Two different methods to mark Bicycle Rider Back / Bicycle Standard playing cards.
Nothing tough to memorize.
You'll literally be doing it in minutes after reading this eBook.
Pigment : You can identify the card from up to 4 feet away (depending on lighting conditions).
Deck looks completely normal during...
Special issue featuring Harapan Ong. Harapan has answered some really interesting questions and some intimate questions too. Harapan has also graciously contributed a trick called 'Triumph Squared' followed with contributions from Cameron Francis, Bizau, Sapan Joshi and Antariksh Pratap Singh.
Hey guys this is another crazy and smart trick from Dan Alex's mind that will make all crazy!
The magician shows a normal playing card and asks one of her spectators to examine the card and then sign it.
Shortly after the magician says to pierce it with a hole puncher.
In fact punctured it on a corner and reassembles...
In the limelight of issue #3 is John guastaferro.
John took his time answering questions we asked and also chose to give readers a little treat by explaining 2 amazing tricks also fetured are Cameron Francis, Vikas Bhadola & Sapan Joshi.
1: Color Blind by John Guastaferro : A short and quick routine of DR.Daley's...
An ultra clean version of ACAAN that involves no sleight-of-hand and can be done with a normal deck of 52 cards.
What the audience Sees & Hears..
The Performer brings out a deck of cards and points to a person asking him to think of any card but not the Ace (as its common for people to go for it) and another person to think...
Pasteboards Book 1 Controls:
Two versatile card controls that can be worked into any routine.
1)HP Contorl - move a selected card to the top or bottom, while leaving it out jogged for the spectator to see. **with a bonus force maneuver.
2)RL Dribble Control - control a card to the top or second from he top, under...
Another version to the classic Card Calling Trick but this one is ON STEROIDS!
The spectator selects 4 cards while the performer is facing away.
After selection, the performer turns his back toward the spectator.
The spectator shuffles the 4 cards and holds 2 in each hand.
With performer's back turned...
An Out Of This World variation, streamlined and ready for performing situations without a table.
The performer talks about intuition, chance and that little feeling we get when we know something is right, or wrong. A deck of cards is introduced and legitimately shuffled. Half the deck is put away to streamline...
A LEGION OF OUTS HIDDEN IN PLAIN SIGHT
The legion device is something I've kept under wraps for some time, some of my closer friends have seen me work with this, but I didn't tend to perform it around magicians up until recently when I decided that it was time to unleash the beast... So to speak.
The legion device can...
10 Incredible Hands Off routines
The one condition I set myself in developing these routines is that effects would not be diluted just because they were 'Hands Off' - in fact, if anything, they would become stronger. Well they did become stronger, much stronger! A couple of these routines have been published before however...
In 2008 Nefesch released a 3 set DVD. One of the best received effects in the set had the title P.R.R. (Palm reading revelation)
3 years later, Nefesch has outdone him self and now is releasing P.R.R2
So what is P.R.R2?
Under test conditions you ask your spectator to simply THINK...
This book explains in detail the true, tried and tested card control methods (basic moves & gaffs) that professional magicians use in real performance situations --- "the real stuff, not the fluff".
While performing for the big money and a regular audience, professionals don't leave much to chance. The working conditions, whether...
From Wayne Rogers comes this amazing routine. A clipboard folder is brought out and a card is chosen. The performer shows one page on the clipboard with a picture of a thought bubble on it. Visually the thought of card rises up in the thought bubble on the picture. The magician then signs the piece of paper and hands it to the spectator...
The Legendary CARDISTE!
Long out of Print.
One of the Most Influential Card Magazines Ever Produced!
Issue Number 1
The book explains how to perform over 600 professional card tricks. An indispensable book for the professional oramateur magician. In addition there is a chapter that explains the most important sleights used in card magic.
If you do card magic then you know how embarassing a single mistake can be. This can be an error by the performer or by the participant. This book will teach you how to overcome errors and emerge victorious. This 80 page book was published in 1940 and should be a partof every card magician's arsenal.