Now if you're anything like us, you have some DVDs or books on this topic already. And you took them home and excitedly delved into the material only to find it was jam packed with horrendous mathematical procedure and tricks so well known that your Granny learnt them off the back of a box of cereal!
An incredible collection of packet tricks!
PREDICTION GONE WILD (Cameron Francis): A great trick. A card is selected. You show four blank cards with different names of cards on them. All of a sudden all the cards have the name of the selection. At the end the selection vanishes from the deck and appears in the packet....
A great piece of entertainment! Almost an act in itself! Ten cards are freely selected. You reveal them one at a time with different methods and sleights (uses any deck of cards). The routine is performed entirely in your hands! No table required! With a Multiple Card Control that will blow your head off! Bonus effect included: BAND-IT...
Performed by Aldo Colombini. The amazing card magic of Richard Vollmer. Richard Vollmer, from France, is very well known to produce card magic based above all on subtleties rather than difficult sleight of hand. In this collection Richard gives us ten of his best routines. Study them and you will have incredible magic in your repertoire....
THE FRENCH CARD TRAP:
Here is a non-sleight-of-hand method of locating up to twelve selected cards!
A principle that can be used as a simple prediction in its own right, or as a number force in another effect!
AS EASY AS COUNTING:
A freely selected card is revealed in a very humorous...
This is a great collection of material suitable for close-up, parlor, stage and walk-around.
CHALK AND CHEESE (Aldo Colombini): An oil and water routine with just four cards, where the colors mix and at the end all the cards are black.
THE POWER OF NINE...
by Rachel Colombini
Magic with a Young Wizard Theme! b
Baffling Book – A wonderful book test using Harry's book!
Thru the Wall – A solid wall is shown. Suddenly a hole appears in the wall!
Owl Mail – The white owls deliver a special greeting!
Floating Feather – A feather...
Juan Tamariz is a one-of a-kind performer. A household name in his native Spain , he is one of the most unique and talented performers ever to grace our art. In the tradition of Vernon and Slydini he has blazed his own enchanted trail. His books on magic are required reading for any thinking student of magic. His repertoire is vast as...
Simon Lovell presents this DVD on easy to perform, easy to learn card magic and moves! You will learn fabulous card magic that anyone can do. Simon will also teach you these fantastic effects along with extra hints and tips that will astonish your audience. Plus you will see audience performances that will allow you to see just how...
The GREAT packet tricks of Nick Trost. All the tricks require special cards (not supplied but easily obtainable) or simply duplicates of some cards.
UN-CARDS: A beautiful prediction effect using blank-faced cards (the Un-Cards). The selected card is shown to be the only red card of the packet. The prediction...
Magic with "Special Decks" by Nick Trost. All the tricks requires special decks (not supplied but easy to make up).
ROYAL TRIUMPH: Four cards are selected from a red-backed deck. You produce the four Kings and these have blue backs. At the end, these four cards are the selected ones!
All the routines are performed with a regular deck of cards.
FOUR TIMES NINE: Using only the spot cards, a spectator selects four pairs and they are laid on four selected cards. These cards are seen to be the Nines. Each pair totals 9!
DUCK OR DEAL BLACKJACK: A spectator shuffles eight cards...
More great card magic from the late Nick Trost! All the routines are performed with a regular deck of cards.
EVERYWHERE AND NOWHERE: Four indifferent cards change into four duplicates of a selection and revert back to indifferent cards!
TROST ON HAMMAN'S "MAGIC CARDS": Three Jokers, when...
Rachel Colombini's first DVD filled with Card magic, close-up, parlor and stage; tricks for everyone! Included is a special guest appearance by FANTASIO.
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This is the second DVD featuring Rachel Colombini. Includes a special guest appearance by the one and only: PATRICK PAGE. This is great magic and easy to do.
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NICK TROST WAS A MASTER IN CREATING AMAZING TRICKS AND ROUTINES BASED ON SUBTLETIES RATHER THAN DIFFICULT SLEIGHT OF HAND. HERE YOU HAVE THE FIRST OF A DVD SET BASED ON THE CARD MAGIC OF NICK TROST. A HUMBLE TRIBUTE TO A VERY CREATIVE MAGICIAN. All the tricks are performed with a regular deck of cards.
THE OBSERVATION TEST:
A very effective trick that makes a great opener. An observation test where the back of an entire deck changes color!
REVERSED COINCIDENCE WITH ONE DECK:
You take one card and a spectator takes another card. The cards are places reversed in two piles and they appear to be the mates!
All the routines are performed with a regular deck of cards!
DOUBLE PINOCHLE WITH AN ELEVATOR FINISH: Four cards, two JD's and two QS's change into four Aces. Then the Aces travel up and down through the deck!
FOUR-ACE VANISH AND RECOVERY: The four Aces are seen to vanish in a deck...
Nick Trost routines performed and taught by Aldo Colombini
TRIPLE ESP DIVINATION: This is a two-phase routine. First, after the deck is shuffled and divided into three packets, three spectators pick a card each. You reveal the three selections. Then, these three cards find three...
This broadcast-quality video captures Marlo in his prime, while still at the peak of his legendary skills. This is a complete and insightful instructional video containing material that true Marlo students have always yearned to see. Approximately one hour of 18 different incredible Marlo masterpieces. Contains: The Leaper, Multiple Minus...
LASSOED (Les Woodcock):
Three cards are selected. A piece of ribbon is placed into a bag with the deck. The ribbon is removed and now it has lassoed the three selected cards!
THREE-WAY OPENING (Arthur Carter):
Three big cards are shown with different geometric designs. A spectator picks one (free selection) and...
Peter Warlock's legendary monthly magazine NEW PENTAGRAM ran for 20 years. During those two decades some of the finest close-up and stage magic of the period was explained in its pages. I have selected TEN routines for each volume (in chronological order), so you should expect 20 DVDs dedicated to this great magazine. Thanks to Lybrary.com...
SYNONYMOUS SELECTION (Francis Haxton):
Two decks of cards. You and the spectator pick a card each from each deck and, of course, they match!
SIMPLE PREDICTION (Alex Elmsley):
Two spectators each select a card. The cards have been predicted!
FINESSE 1 AND FINESSE 2 (Peter Warlock):
Two clever utility...
TWO GREAT EFFECTS
Ask anybody to just name any one of the 52 cards. Their choice is totally free they can name any card. Imagine, the victim cutting the deck EXACTLY at the card they just named! It's AWESOME.
The effect is a classic. It was perhaps the best effect in Juan Tamariz' book...
Ordinary playing cards are turned inside out, upside down, and every which way as they travel through the time machine and back in time. Watch a complete routine performed by Ben Salinas and learn how to master it yourself.
Bonus Section featuring Steve Tippeconnic brings us Phantom Cards, a stunning magical transposition...