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,...
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...
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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Featuring Mostly Unpublished Material and other Rarities.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...
Twelve New Card Routines
All Using a Regular Deck.
And all at a GREAT Price!
A card attached to a ribbon with a sticker changes into the selection.
A bluff explanation of Three Card Monte ends in the revelation of a previously...
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This is an electronic facsimile of the first edition of this book that was published by Richard Kaufman in 1997. Now out of print, I am delighted to be able to offer this publication as a PDF, and I thank Richard Kaufman for suggesting and supporting this venture.
Pages: 163 - 8" x 8.5" - Hyperlinked. Fully Illustrated with color...
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Card to Envelope
In the book Inspirations (published by Martin Breese 1987) I included an effect called 'Envelope Prediction'. This is a different version which I performed as part of my close-up act at the Blackpool convention in 1979. There is no palming or copping of cards, in fact...
Return to Ipcress:
A handling variation for Jerry Sadowitz's Ipcress.
You place a sealed envelope on the table or give it to someone for safe-keeping. This envelope contains your prediction. You now bring out four pieces of playing cards: one full-size...
Two spectators each select a card from a packet. The selection procedure happens in the hands of the spectators, you have no influence over the procedure. First, the cards separate into reds and blacks. Then the selections magically appear among the cards of opposite colour. All this happens...
The Legendary CARDISTE!
Long out of Print.
One of the Most Influential Card Magazines Ever Produced!
Issue Number 1
"Dee Christopher has taken the Brainwave effect to new heights with his new effect. I looked for the R/S... There was nothing. He fooled the hell out of me."
- Alan Rorrison
INSANEwave is Dee Christopher's evolution of the BrainWave effect. The classic effect is that a named card is the only card in the deck...
A COMPLETE eight minute stand-up comedy routine from Paul Romhany & Wayne Rogers. If you are looking for a hilarious routine that is innovative, original and funny then look no further. The book goes in to detail on how to make all the props needed for this hilarious routine. Created by Wayne Rogers for his own professional act, and used...
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...
"The whole process is incredibly clean and works like a charm. It's a great step forward in prop-less mentalism..."
- Marc Paul
"Wow, what a tome you've created! I never imagined that this could lead to so many things..."
- Greg Arce
Banachek was certainly spot on the money when...
When I was young, my uncle Peter fooled me badly with a simple X-Ray Vision stunt. It played serious havoc with my developing mind. Pete had been using his X-Ray Vision to "see through" the table top in order to identify how many fingers I was holding aloft. He hit it time and time again. I was later crushed, when dad explained that he'd...
by Wayne Dobson
Without you even touching the deck a spectator thinks of any card and removes it from the deck and hides it in their pocket. You then take another deck and claim that you are going to try and choose the same card that the spectator has hidden in their pocket. You remove one card and the spectator removes the...