94 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Gambling / Poker / Stacking / Miscellaneous
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Edward Victor Stacking the Aces thumb count
1937 21
William Larsen The Four Ace Deal thumb riffle stacking
1938 305
Val Evans Pseudo Stacking Aces pushed into deck next to already stacked cards with marks on their backs
1941 21
Edward Marlo The Wrong Hand player receives Aces, performer straight flush
1958 38
Alex Elmsley Aces Up stacking with faro shuffle for any number from two to five
Feb. 1958
The Cardiste (Issue 5)
Edward Marlo Key Card System pseudo stacking, actually key cards next to aces, face up deal and second deal
1959 111
Edward Marlo The Illogical Routine Aces are stacked with faros multiple times, but each time come out in an unexpected hand for an unexpected number of players, Aces vanish as finale
Variations Dec. 1959
Ibidem (Issue 19)
Edward Marlo Impromptu Illogical Routine Aces are stacked with faros multiple times, but each time come out in an unexpected positions, then are spelled out, Aces vanish as finale, five phases
Inspired by Oct. 1962
Ibidem (Issue 27)
Karl Fulves Aces To Win packet trick with gambling presentation
Related to 1971 20
Dr. Jacob Daley Daley's Combination Poker No. 330, set-up on top and bottom, Miller/Scarne demonstration combo, no details
1972 92
Jerry K. Hartman Five Card Deal performer gets the same five cards without any shuffling in between, solution
Inspired by 1975
Epilogue (Issue Special No 1)
Al Smith Reaper Jacks, Queens, Kings and Aces lost and then dealt out in a deal, one group to each of four spectators, faro
1981 11
Derek Dingle Side-Cut Faro Stack stacking method
Variations 1982 134
Karl Fulves Anytime Poker Aces run up from shuffled deck, two-handed game
Related toVariations 1983 3
Edward Marlo The Zero Second Stack Aces put on top of deck, spectator says "go" and performer immediately "stop", Aces dealt to five players, stacking during display sequence
Inspired by 1983 50
Pick-a-Card Poker five selections stacked into a poker hand
Related to 1985 4
Allan Hayden The Buffalo Cornstack stacking method consisting on "heap throwing"
Apr. 1986
Apocalypse (Vol. 9 No. 4)
Paul Swinford Poker Spectacular poker deal with cyberdeck which is stacked with sorting rod, incorporates gag cards Fourteen and Fifteen of Spades
1986 17
Steve Draun Quintuple Duke bluff with deck switch
Also published here 1987 23
Karl Fulves Faster Draw hand upjogged, stripped out and put on top, two hands dealt and the upjogged hand is in one of the hands, upjogging doubles
Related to 1987 16
Edward Marlo The Oh Henry Stack three methods, other sources mentioned
Related to 1988 138
Karl Fulves Game Plan stacking with named four-of-a-kind, then cards transpose with spectators hand, posed as problem
Interlocutor (Issue 51)
Roy Walton Oversight Aces are placed aside, stacking sequence shuffled with rest of deck, Aces apparently forgotten, they are placed on top and immediately dealt to the performer in five-handed game
Related toVariations 1988 82
Karl Fulves PDQuickie Aces placed in different parts of the deck, one cut, two hands dealt and performer gets Aces (doubles inserted)
1989 14
Karl Fulves Strip Stack pairs of Twos through Sixes are upjogged and then squared, one shuffle and deal for two players, both get straights, one hand changes to Aces
Inspired by 1989 21
Karl Fulves Swivel Stack Aces placed in different parts of deck and squared, then Kings, two hands dealt, they are Aces and Kings
1989 44
Allan Slaight Pokericulead-in
Inspired by
  • "Pokericulum" (Stewart James, marketed 1948)
Also published here
May 1990
Apocalypse (Vol. 13 No. 5)
Daniel McCarthy Discard and Draws set up, faro
Mar. 1991
Apocalypse (Vol. 14 No. 3)
Alex Elmsley Aces Up stacking with faro shuffle for any number from two to five
1991 395
Alex Elmsley Four Flusher stacking all four royal flushes one after the other, faro stacking
Variations 1991 399
Edward Marlo The Unexpected Seven-Card Stack faro
Inspired by
  • "The Zero Stack" (Bill Kalush, Precursor #28)
Aug. 1991 14
Al Smith Farostack
  • Confederace
  • Maximace
  • Kingfederaces
1991 15
Al Smith Workers' Playtime Aces and Kings stacked, using false deals to get them in wanted hands
Related to 1991 16
Steve Draun Quintiple Duke bluff with deck switch, interesting
Also published here 1993 84
Michael DeMarco Principle to an Extreme using eight faros
Sep. 1993
Apocalypse (Vol. 16 No. 9)
Alex Elmsley Royal Flush Deal royal flush deal for any number of players, faro shuffling
1994 308
Gene Maze Big Oversight Aces put on top, instantly poker hands are dealt out and Aces received
Inspired by 1994 98
Joseph K. Schmidt A Hell of a Poker Game Part I: Dealing four Aces with cards face up throughout.
Part II: Dealing Kings to the devil's hand and the Aces to your hand for a surprise finish.
Part III
Part IV: Dealing two hands - Kings to third hand, Aces to your hand.
1995 39
Karl Fulves Addition to Blockbuster No. 1
1995 63
Darwin Ortiz Darwin's Poker Deal travelling signatures
Inspired by 1995 159
Darwin Ortiz Pick-A-Card Poker with to-Royal-Flush-Transformation
Related to 1995 172
Darwin Ortiz The Cross faro stacking, transformation
Inspired byRelated to 1995 180
Paul Swinford Royal Flush Mini-Stack small packet & anti-faros
Mar. 1995
Apocalypse (Vol. 18 No. 3)
Allan Slaight Heavy Breather crimp, packets
Inspired byAlso published here Apr. 1995
Apocalypse (Vol. 18 No. 4)
Karl Fulves, Stewart James Beat the Cheat No. 26, stacking apparently explained but Aces end up in another hand
1995 48
Bruce Elliott Straight Up No. 28, Ace through Five straight distributed in deck, yet dealt out again, pseudo duplicates
1995 51
James Swain Something for Nothing new deck order show, shuffled a few times, poker hands dealt, straight flushs and royal flush for performer
Inspired by 1996 167
Karl Fulves Rake's Progress open stacking procedure, Aces show up as climax
Underworld (Issue 4)
Ken Krenzel Opti-Stack aces inserted in fan
1997 131
Harry Lorayne, Christian Scherer Lorayne's Poker Deal #2
1999 15
Theodore Annemann The Gambler in Person very simple stacking technique for a gambling demo
Also published here 2000 924
Chan Canasta An Experiment in Remote Control spectator cuts the deck behind his back and puts two cards unseen in two different pockets, performer divines cards and spectator can chose in which pocket which card sholud be
Related toVariations 2000 57
Joshua Jay Shuffle-Proof Poker Shuffling Lesson type procedure to stack cards, then spectator gets Kings, which appear in performer's hand between bad cards, spectator then has Aces
Related to 2000 11
Karl Fulves Amnesia Aces
  • There Was A Crooked Man
humorous stacking presentation in which Ace packet is forgotten on the table during the shuffling sequence and then put into the deck in the middle of the deal, yet Aces are found in dealer's hand
Related to 2001
Charlatan (Issue 5)
Darwin Ortiz Déjà vu Poker four hands are redealt after shuffling, faro, Royal Flush kicker
Inspired by 2002 11
Karl Fulves The Expert Returns spectator stacks two cards himself by repeated dealing (overhand shuffle single run substitute)
Inspired by 2006
Prolix (Issue 2)
Steve Forte Seven-Card Stud Stack
Feb. 2006
Genii (Vol. 69 No. 2)
Allan Slaight Pokericulead-In
Also published here 2008 112
Allan Slaight Heavy Breather crimp, packets
Also published here 2008 128
Rob Reed Do That Again Aces stacked on table openly, unexpected result, dated 1982
Prolix (Issue 6)
Luke Jermay Mixing Mentalism with Other Genres
  • The New Mind
spectator shuffles deck, performer runs through it and apparently memorizes its order, then cuts to four Kings followed by dealing a full house
Related to Jan. 2009
Genii (Vol. 72 No. 1)
R. Paul Wilson Tupelo Paul simplified variation
Inspired by 2010 157
Karl Fulves New Deal Poker Kings cut into deck, two poker hands dealt, Aces and Kings, with previous selections as kicker cards
Related to 2010
Prolix (Issue 7)
Karl Fulves Cheating Is Easy quick two-hand stacking demonstration
Prolix (Issue 7)
Jerry K. Hartman, Robin Robertson Matching Match Ace through Five of Hearts in random order by spectator placed in row, five-card packets below each gathered and dealt out, a Spade card of same value as the Heart card is at that position in the corresponding hand
Inspired by 2010
Prolix (Issue 8)
Karl Fulves Late Nite Strippers medium locates card, or performer, reversal method in hands of performer, with a poker deal application with four selections, pick-a-card poker
Prolix (Issue 8)
Troy Hooser Bottom Dodge Stack four Aces for any number of hands using only one riffle shuffle, psuedo riffle stack
2010 114
Troy Hooser Slip Dodge stack four Aces using Reverse Cull
Related to 2010 118
Darwin Ortiz Hole-Card Play four selections are lost and dealt in five-card Stud, performer gets two Aces
Inspired by 2012 3
Jason Ladanye The Big Stack performer stacks himself queen, someone else gets kings, queens change to aces
Inspired by 2013 181
Joseph Barry Freedom Stacking Drop Stack
Also published here 2013 11
Benjamin Earl The Back Room Demo false stacking demo of the four Aces from a spectator shuffled deck
Also published here 2015 8
Benjamin Earl Less is More Gambling Demonstration false gambling demonstration of ace location, false dealing, stacking, shuffle tracking, card mucking and four of a kind climax
2015 10
Joseph Barry Freedom Stacking Drop Stack
Also published here 2015 4
Karl Fulves Lucky At Cards an odd-backed poker hand is put in the deck and shuffled in, cards dealt out and odd-backed cards fall to performer and change to royal flush
Errata (Issue 1)
Justin Higham Pseudo Riffle Cull a la The 75% Production locating / producing a four-of-a-kind via improvisation
  • 100% Pseudo Riffle Cull-Stack
Inspired by 2015 14
Joseph Barry The Stacking Drill
Related to Feb. 2016
Operandi (Issue 1)
Luke Jermay Pick a Card Poker four chosen cards are shuffled into a poker hand
Related to Dec. 2017
Operandi (Issue 2)
Benjamin Earl The Back Room Demo false stacking demo of the four Aces from a spectator shuffled deck
Also published here 2017 76
Jason Ladanye Cheaters Aces are apparently marked, special glasses presentation, Aces stacked and during deal change back color, then change back, red/blue double backers, faros
2018 223
Steve Forte Stacking and Culling Demonstrations intro
2020 889
Steve Forte Standard Stacks on simple stacking demonstrations, intro
2020 889
Steve Forte faro stack on doing a simple faro stack for laypeople
2020 890
Steve Forte The 2-1-2-4 Faro Stack dealing the Aces after one faro for a five-handed game
2020 906
Steve Forte Balancer Faro Stack eon shuffle and one cut to stack the four Aces for hold 'em
2020 907
Steve Forte Cut-Stacking four Aces cut into deck one at a time without shuffling, then deal
2020 908
Steve Forte Pushoff Cut-stacking four Aces cut into deck one at a time without shuffling, then deal
2020 910
Steve Forte Cut Anytime Stacking spectator can call out "cut" anytime during deal
2020 912
Steve Forte Stripper Stack Aces fairly lost in table spread, dealt after single cut
2020 920
Tony Cabral Two Routines - One: The Braue Poker Deal Redux faro stacking demo, spectator choses type of poker game
Inspired byAlso published here
  • “Cheats & Deceptions” column in M-U-M Magazine
2020 60
Edward Marlo The Double Stack four Kings stacked with two faros, then Aces overhand stacked to eight hands as surprise, from unpublished notes
Output (Issue 6)
Christian Chelman Return of the Chelman Poker Deal any poker hand called for is dealt, then mates of selected hand are dealt in second phase
Also published here
  • MAGIC, Oct. 2007
2022 662
Juan Tamariz Suicide Poker from a shuffled deck, four good hands, performer wins with four Aces, culling
2022 14
Troy Hooser Reverse Cull Stacking
Related to 2022 59