49 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Turnover & Reverse / Triumph / Topsy-Turvy Aces
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Edward Marlo Topsy-Turvy Ace Control
Related toVariations 1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 6 Effects) 7
Gene Finnell Ups and Downs aces are put back at different places and cut into face up and face down piles, all cards end up the same way except the aces
1967 Free Cut Principle 19
Jerry K. Hartman Ace de Triomphe Triumph, ending with Aces face up in deck
Also published here 1972 Packet Magic 58
Nick Trost Aces in Reverse Triumph with Aces
1976 Subtle Card Magic — Part One 18
Nick Trost Topsy-turvy Ace Location Triumph with Aces
Also published here 1976 Subtle Card Magic — Part One 19
Jon Racherbaumer Challenging Triumph
Inspired by 1976 Lecture Notes 1 5
Jean Faré, Barry Price, Jack Sutherland Topsy Turvy Plus One Topsy Turvy Aces with selection
1977 Card Tricks, French Style 37
Kevin Davie Ace-Stounding
Inspired by Aug. 1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 12) 616
John F. Mendoza Topsy-Turvy Aces
1978 The Book of John 1
John F. Mendoza Cardician Makes Good & Triumph Combination
1979 Close-up Presentations 60
Derek Dingle Ace Stounding
Related to 1982 The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 67
Stephen Minch Aces Over Teakettle
1982 Best of Friends 522
Geoffrey Latta Topsy Turvy Surprise Plus combined with with matching the cards
Inspired by 1983 The Mendoza Portfolio No. 1 79
Ian Land Still Counting on a Triumphant Finish
Inspired by 1983 Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 30) 579
David Britland PanACEa slop shuffle
1983 Cardopolis (Issue 1) 8
Marc Russell Tell Tale Triumph selection lost, then Aces lost, face-up/face-down shuffle, Ace of same suit as selection found, then other Aces are reversed in deck with selection in between
1983 Cardopolis (Issue 1) 9
Ken De Courcy Any Which Way Slop shuffle triumph, deck is shown to fix themselves, red-black separation, except for four reversed Aces, cards are separated during slop shuffle
1983 Four Ace Intro's 16
Edward Marlo Simplex Topsy-Turvy Aces
1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 70
Jean Faré Streamlined Topsy Turvy Royal Flush kicker
Inspired by 1984 West Coast Quarterly (Vol. 1 No. 2) 47
Joey Gallo Qua-Druple face up face down shuffle, aces found, change to kings, aces from pocket
1985 Best of Friends — Volume II 85
Steve Draun Topsy Turvey Aces Version VII
Inspired byAlso published here 1987 The Magic of Steve Draun 16
Justin Higham Flip Flourish Triumph
Nov. 1988 Inside Out (Issue 5) 14
Jerry Sadowitz Slop Shuffle Variation culling four of a kind while slop shuffling
1989 Cards on the Table 22
John Bannon A Little T, T, & A "Topsy Turvy and Aces"
1990 Impossibilia 37
Jerry K. Hartman Ace de Triomphe Triumph, ending with Aces face up in deck
Also published here 1991 Card Craft 285
Terry LaGerould The Man from New York
1992 Pasteboard Presentations 63
Steve Draun The Most Convincing Topsy-Turvy Aces
Also published here 1993 Secrets Draun from Underground 103
Larry Jennings ギャンブラーズエーセス (Gambler's Aces) Triumph with Aces
1993 Larry Jennings's Card Technique 147
Allan Ackerman, Edward Marlo Stacked Topsy Turvy Aces maintaining Stack
1994 Las Vegas Kardma 76
Peter Duffie The Three Packet Shuffle
Inspired by 1995 Duffie's Card Compulsions 19
Lou Gallo Lou's Lulu Aces lost, then found in a triumph routine
Related to 1995 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 57) 1077
Dominique Duvivier Tri-Oomph! Locate Aces in Triumph routine
1996 Magie Duvivier 35
Lou Gallo Christmas Aces
Related to 1996 Lou Gallo: The Underground Man 43
Nick Trost Triumph Ace Opener Four Ace Triumph
Related to
  • "Flip-Flop Triumph" (Jon Racherbaumer, Lecture Notes, 1982)
1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 72
Nick Trost, Stewart Judah Second Method Different method for "Triumph Ace Opener", first appeared in The New Tops, May 1981 (First part of method credited to Stewart Judah)
Inspired by
  • "Ace Opener for Experts" (Stewart Judah, The Magic World of Stewart Judah, 1966)
Related to
1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 74
Nick Trost, Shigeo Takagi Topsy Turvy Aces Handling by Shigeo Takagi, performed on Card and Coin Magic (1989)
1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 81
Doug Edwards The Aces Triumph Triumph with Aces
1997 Doug Edwards Packs a Wallop! 79
Andrew Wimhurst Ultimate Topsy-Turvy Aces
1998 Down Under Deals 41
Stephen Minch Aces Over Teakettle
1999 Drawing Room Deceptions 196
Christian Ehret The Slipshod Gambler deck shuffled face-up/face-down, Kings cut to, they change to Aces, deck shown straightened out with Kings reversed
Apr. 1999 Onyx (Issue 7) 29
Andrew Wimhurst Ultimate Topsy-Turvy Aces
2001 Jiggery Pokery 8
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Noble Triumph King chosen, deck shuffled face-up/face-down, other Kings cut to, all cards rightened except Queens
  • Optional Additional Kicker (Kings odd-backed)
2004 Diamonds from Coal 106
Nick Trost Topsy-Turvy Aces
Also published here 2009 Subtle Card Creations — Volume 2 363
Gabi Pareras, Frank Garcia El rey de los Tahures cards dealt from face up face down shuffled deck, with triumph finale
Inspired by 2014 El Libro de los Triunfos 25
Gabi Pareras Ases Triunfales
  • 1" fase: El Volteo
  • 2° fase: Finalidad
2014 El Libro de los Triunfos 30
Harapan Ong Going Both Ways Triumph routine, Nine of Hearts is revealed which is then used to find all four Aces
2019 A Stack to Forget 35
Carlos Vaquera Franco triumph, first Aces are cut to, then spectator stops at a face-down card which turns out to be selection, rest of the deck all found in same orientation
2019 The Illusioneer 29
Ryan Murray Epiphany deck really shuffled face-up/face-down, using natural stripper properties in standard decks
2021 Natural Card Magic 85
Dani DaOrtiz NY Triumph combination of Triumph with Cutting to the Aces
2022 Five 35