44 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Gambling / Poker / Prediction
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Edward Marlo Poker Prediction outcome after shuffled deck predicted, punch deal Marlo In Spades 20
Lin Searles The Cross Shuffle Slow-Motion Deal thirds of deck shuffled according to spectator's wishes, yet predicted Full House received in seven-handed game, faroRelated to Slow Motion Poker Deals 1
Jack Avis Poker Dice Coincidence poker dice match dealt hand, posed as a problem The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 11) 57
Steve Skomp Sure Bet! two phases, last outcome is predicted The Compleat Magick - Volume II (Issue 110) 548
Karl Fulves Automatic Poker No. 15, spectator selects five cards from ten-card packet, hand predicted, performer is left with winning handInspired byRelated toVariationsAlso published here Self-Working Card Tricks 26
Philip T. Goldstein Second Hand prediction of handRelated to The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 269) 1343
Karl Fulves Mental Stud Poker Problem #2
spectator names any card which turns out to be hole card
Octet 17
Thomas Alan Waters Decideal outcome is predictedInspired byRelated toAlso published here Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Deckalogue) 206
Philip T. Goldstein Pretense one phaseAlso published here Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 2) 886
Doug Canning, Tom Craven Straight Prediction spectator shuffles and deals a bit and ends up with five cards: Ten-high straigt, predicted Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 4) 908
Roy Walton Duck Soup spectator chooses some card via some process, resutling pokerhand is predicted The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 28, 29 & 30) 276
Philip T. Goldstein Calvinist Poker spectator chooses five cards after shuffle, prediction about cards made Doth 14
David Britland, Joe Dignam Master of the Game poker hand that the performer receives with cutting procedure from shuffled deck is predicted, Serendipity Poker Principle
- Routine Number One
- Routine Number Two (with possible exchange of cards)
Inspired byVariations Master of the Game 3
Peter Duffie Pokericulous Inspired by
  • "Pokericulum" (Stewart James)
Related to
  • "An Honest Cheat" (Karl Fulves, Swindle Sheet)
Duffie's Card Compulsions 100
Karl Fulves Prediction Deal New Card Control Systems 80
Nick Trost, Al Thatcher, Tom Hubbard Automatic Poker - A Different Handling Uses packet of eleven cards masquerading as tenInspired by The Card Magic of Nick Trost 106
Nick Trost Double Poker Hand Prediction Comes from Bill Miesel's notes, performed in 1968 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 124
Chris Carter Mental Prediction shuffled deck, from thirteen cards a spectator choses best possible poker hand, performer divines it and had predicted it too L.I.N.T. - Pocket Stuff for Close-Up Magicians 51
Steve Beam Beating the Cut prediction of poker hand Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 174
Steve Beam Gambler's School prediction of poker hand Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 175
Peter Kougasian Headline Prediction (Or Card Trick) envelope mailed to host in advance, later switched in pre-show, as an out it contains a poker deal prediction in case the switch is not possible Best of Friends — Volume III 428
Stewart James Ten Nights In A Cardroom Multiple phase routine with ten tricks

1. Shuffled deck, you deal and win a game of draw poker
2. Four spectators name a number each, the cards at those positions have the same value
3. You are able to name every card in a hand of poker as it is being dealt
4. Card to pocket, card is lost in the deck by spectator, then card appears in your previously empty pocket. Effect is repeated.
5. Challenge card location
6. Prediction trick
7. You deal yourself good cards for poker
8. You can predict what cards you will receive for poker
9. Blackjack deal, spectator can name any number of hands and you will always win with a blackjack
10. Shuffled deck, you blindfold yourself, you deal for poker and win once again
Also published here
  • Marketed by SJ, 1948
The Essential Stewart James 84
Nick Trost The Insurance Card I riffle shuffle set- up, card needed to complete a straight flush is predicted Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 108
Karl Fulves Near-Perfect Poker spectator takes a card, it is the one that completes a Royal FlushVariations Prolix (Issue 6) 386
Robin Robertson, Peter Duffie His/Her Poker spectator takes a card, it is the one that completes a Royal Flush, man-woman presentationInspired by Prolix (Issue 6) 387
Woody Aragon Psychic Poker after shuffle four poker hands are divined, one predicted, full deck stack, gilbreath Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 65
Ramón Riobóo Control Freak after some dealing process the hands in a poker hand are predicted, see also reference for version with fewer cardsVariations Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 231
Ramón Riobóo Control Tweak abridged versionInspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 233
Benjamin Earl Student of the Game brief variationInspired by Gambit (Issue 2) 16
Woody Aragon Psychic Poker spectator shuffles and deals four hands. magician guesses winning player and predicts winning hand.Inspired by A Book in English 167
Joseph Barry Dream Poker three-handed game, hands and draws are predictedAlso published here Reverie 4
Joseph Barry Dream Poker draw poker, performer gets royal flush, spectator can shuffle and cutAlso published here Fifty 2
Peter Duffie Gambler's Forecast with prediction The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 50
Jack Carpenter Ultimate Hold 'Em Demonstration spectator shuffles and deals, yet straight flush is received
- Audience
- Texas Hold 'Em Basics
- Performance Overview
- Background
- Set-up
- The Wager
- The First Shuffle and Deal
- The Second Shuffle & Deal
- The Elimination Procedure
- The Burn & Turn Sequence
- The Revelation
- Notes on Jack's Presentation
- A Swindle
- Hard Prediction
- Big Chops
Inspired by
  • "The Best Hand Ever" (Jay Jayaraman, Hold 'Em Magic, Frame, 2011)
Ultimate Hold 'Em 2
Larry Becker Ten Card Poker Stand-Up with prediction The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 52
Leo Boudreau Predicting The Winning Hand The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 52
Steve Beam Mix and Match Poker Using a factory second deck of cards which is printed on both sides, a spectator cuts and shuffles, and then deals a poker hand. The magician predicted the poker hands formed on both sides. Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 9 225
Max Maven Pretense with predictionAlso published here The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 50
Thomas Alan Waters Decideal with prediction, two JonahsRelated toAlso published here The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 113
Jonas Ljung Kismet Poker five poker hands dealt, performer wins and hand is predictedAlso published here
  • "Kismet Poker" (Genii Vol. 74, No. 9, Sept. 2011)
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 239
So Sato Lucky Number Poker two spectators with poker hands exchange cards to given rules, their resulting poker hand is predicted The Secrets of So Sato 46
John Hostler Rogue Heart Triskadequadra Application #2
spectator selects card that completes a poker hand, duplicates
Magnum Opossum 65
Colm Mulcahy Flushed with Embarrassment Triskadequadra Application #4
seven poker hands dealt, five people pass their best card to a beginner and worst card to the spectator, beginner ends up with four Aces and a King, performer with straight flush
Also published here
  • Mathematical Card Magic, 2013
Magnum Opossum 71
Ricky Smith Some Applications on using the punch as key card and for various poker deals, punch as pure marking system Threeve 63