337 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Red Black / Separation / by Spectator / Out of this World & Variants
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Arthur H. Buckley Dealing from the Bottom mentioning the idea to deal bottoms to all players except oneself and performing OOTW with bottom deals
Related toVariations 1946 105
J. B. Bobo "Out of this World" Followup - Effect Number 2 decks with colors separated is mixed, yet the colors stay separated
1947 55
Dr. F. W. van Klaveren Eine Schwarz-Rot Suggestion
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 9 No. 2&3)
Paul Curry Out of This World reasoning to change colors in middle of the routine
Mar. 1949
Hugard's Magic Monthly (Vol. 6 No. 10)
Oscar Weigle Color Scheme No. 47, Cards mixed face up/down, spectator separates face up/down, as well as red/black
VariationsAlso published here 1950 83
John Scarne Scarne's Color Control No. 155, variation of Out of this World using four packets
1950 304
Toni Koynini Can't See! "A Complete Act"
performer genuinely blindfolded, performer feels various qualities of cards
  • Picture Sense (all court cards sorted out during deal-through)
  • Now the Suits
  • Aces High
  • Reds and Blacks
  • Any Card! (any number card named, performer locates it while dealing through packet)
  • Out of this World (no longer blindfolded)
1951 12
Gustave Bollag Further Out of this World with rainbow deck
Also published here June 1952
The Phoenix (Issue 257)
Dr. Jacob Daley Rouge et Noir five red cards and five black cards are shuffled, spectator separates the cards by color
Related toVariations Aug. 1953
The Phoenix (Issue 287)
William P. Miesel Another Impromptu Out of this World doing Miraskill for separating red and black cards
Related to Mar. 1958
The Cardiste (Issue 6)
Edward Marlo Note 5. Out Of This World? reds and blacks faro shuffled, deck not completely squared, either red or black can be dealt, "Jog Deal"
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961)
Harry Lorayne Out of this Universe some red and black sorting comes out despite real shuffles, not really OOTW effect
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1962 80
Bill Edwards Out of this World II partial rough-smooth
Also published here
  • Abracadabra No. 698, p. 344, 1959
1962 26
Dr. James Hoy O.O.T.W. Climax with two selections in opposite colored packets
Nov. 1964
The New Phoenix (Issue 393)
U. F. Grant, Harry Lorayne Impromptu Out of this World
VariationsAlso published here 1965 26
Paul Curry Chapter Thirteen: The Mind Reels Henry Green performing Out of this World for Winston Churchill
1965 237
Paul Curry Out of this World
1965 239
Karl Fulves The Red Queen's Move spectator guesses red or black, red-black pairs formed on table, see also p. 864 for credit information
Related toVariations June 1966 42
Harry Lorayne Out of this World Memory presentation for OOTW as memory stunt
Also published here 1967 55
Roy Walton Color - Sense eight indicator cards distributed on table, deck shuffled in four packets, then distributed on top of those eight cards, the piles match the indicator card in color
Related to
  • correction on p. 86
Feb. 1967 84
Fred Becker Out of this World Variant really shuffled
Related to July 1967 110
Ernest Heldman Out of this World Clean-up
Fall 1969
Hierophant (Issue 1)
Karl Fulves Even Money Proposition spectator is given pairs of red and black cards, he guesses all colors correctly, see p. 289 for reference, p. 292 for comments by George McLean & George Blake
Related toVariationsAlso published here May 1969 257
Aldini, Ronald Haines Color Affinity Out of this World
1969 13
Karl Fulves Small World stripper deck
Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Third Supplement)
Roy Walton Divided We Stand kind of small-packet OOTW
Inspired byRelated toAlso published here Mar. 1970
Epilogue (Issue 8)
Roy Walton Friendly Persuasion separating in suits, unusual procedure
VariationsAlso published here Spring 1970
Hierophant (Issue 3)
Larry Jennings Even Money pairs of cards given to spectator, he finds it impossible to guess color of any card, see also p. 420 for comment by Trevor Dawson
Inspired by July 1970 347
Jerry K. Hartman Small World spectator mixes four reds and four blacks, chooses a color and hands you four cards, he separates all four of one color
Inspired by 1970 16
Karl Fulves Someone Like You eight-card packet, spectator tries red-black separation, the score of hits and misses is looked up in an index of possible scores, on the correct score the spectator is described in detail
Related to Mar. 1971 407
Roy Johnson Un-Worldly
1971 35
Edward Marlo Rouge et Noir four red, four blacks
Nov. 1972
Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 11)
Martin Gardner Color Thot spectator pushes out twenty-six cards from tabled spread
Inspired byRelated toVariationsAlso published here Feb. 1972 488
Brother John Hamman Suit Yourself even suits match
Inspired byVariations Summer 1972
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 7th Folio)
Edward Marlo Out of the World
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 33 No. 4)
Jerry K. Hartman Guess Hue Out-of-this-World type of effect with four reds and four blacks
Inspired byVariations 1972 54
Out Of This World Improved No. 572, 26th card reversed to avoid counting
1972 160
Oops Again reversing the centre card to eliminate counting
1973 109
Martin Gardner Color Thot
Inspired byAlso published here 1973 81
Charles "Cicardi" Scott Emotions using cards with the words 'quick' and 'dead'
Magick (Issue 91)
Roy Walton Choosy Choice spectator guesses suits correctly
Inspired byAlso published here 1973 28
Edward Marlo, Karl Fulves Lose or Win Proposition sixteen cards, pair arrangement
Inspired by 1974 92
Edward Marlo The Gaffed Proposition sixteen cards
Inspired by 1974 96
Edward Marlo, Karl Fulves Favorite Routine and Procedure sixteen cards
Inspired by 1974 97
Michael Boden Deck Memorization OOTW with the performer dealing as a memory stunt, gilbreath
Also published here 1974 90
Paul Curry The World Revisited some credit information and the classic routine
Related to 1974 91
Paul Curry Best Of Possible Worlds
1974 94
Paul Curry Mindmaster spectator always gets two cards and decides whether they are mixed or have the same color
1974 100
Paul Curry Odds And Evens spectator always gets two cards and decides whether they have an odd or even total
1974 106
Fred Robinson Spectator Magician Plus
Related toAlso published here Nov. 1974
Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 3)
Karl Fulves Retrospective column about hard to find tricks, comments on OOTW
Apr. 1974 724
Oscar Weigle Color Scheme with face-up/face-down mix of twenty cards behind spectator's back
Related toVariationsAlso published here Apr. 1974 724
Karl Fulves Addenda handling variation
Inspired by Apr. 1974 725
Martin Gardner, Clayton Rawson Further Ideas
Inspired by Apr. 1974 726
Ronald B. Edwards Even Money World
Inspired by June 1974 745
Jerry K. Hartman Guess Hue 2 three handlings for the “Guess Hue” plot (see reference):
  • (a) four reds and four blacks are blindly sorted by spectator
  • (b) variation of above
  • (c) six reds and six blacks
Inspired by 1974 53
Roy Walton Earthbound with ten cards
Variations May 1975
Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 9)
Francis Carlyle Out of this World Tips and Bits of Business
1975 74
Roy Walton Feinschmecker Auswahl spectator guesses suits correctly
Also published here Nov. 1975
Intermagic (Vol. 3 No. 1 & 2)
Frank Garcia Out of This World (Variation)
1975 ca. 4
Roy Walton Denary Deceit packet out of this world with the help of a ten
Also published here Sep. 1976
Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 1)
Out of this World Variation small packet
1977 99
Paul Curry, John Scarne Scarne's Psychic Experiment
1977 71
Paul Curry The Charm Of Luck a talisman influences the outcome
1977 74
Steven Kuske OOTW
Related to Feb. 1978
Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 6)
Paul Curry Paul Curry Writes on Out Of This World and as a response to reference
Inspired by June 1978
Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 10)
Edward Marlo Im Unterbewusstsein spectator deals two piles and in each separates the black and the red cards
1978 69
Jerry K. Hartman Tintuition Spectator correctly separates reds and blacks for five randomly selected cards
Inspired by 1978 48
Philip T. Goldstein Earth-Ward! ten cards, seated
Inspired byVariations 1978
Magick (Issue 203)
Karl Fulves Rouge et Noir small packet approaches
  • New Noir
  • Rouge I
  • Rouge II
  • Cheaters
1979 11
Barry Wiley Earth-Ward III out of this world type, with business cards
Inspired byRelated to 1979
Magick (Issue 226)
Karl Fulves Even-Money Proposition No. 57, spectator is given pairs of red and black cards, he guesses all colors correctly
Also published here 1979 94
Karl Fulves A Red Queen Note note on routining
Related to 1980 14
Karl Fulves Blackgammon "Believed to be the simplest approach in the published literature to the effect where the spectator guesses the colors."
Also published here 1980
The Chronicles (Issue 28)
Ray Grismer Clean-Up method for the clean-up after classic OOTW
Magick (Issue 260)
Gustave Bollag Ein Tip zu "Out of this World" using a rainbow deck
Also published here June 1981
Intermagic (Vol. 8 No. 2)
Roy Walton Choosy Choice spectator guesses suits correctly
Also published here 1981 125
Roy Walton Divided We Stand kind of small-packet OOTW
Also published here 1981 219
Jerry K. Hartman Hue View using twenty cards
Also published here Jan. 1982
Apocalypse (Vol. 5 No. 1)
Reinhard Müller, Justin Branch "Mish Mosh" gilbreath and dealing procedure to separate suits, non-faro method of a Justin Branch effect
Variations 1982 314
David (Foote) Drake Out of this Alphabet abc card variation, first red black separation then also consonants and vowels
1982 64
Eoin Taylor Out of Town intro for Out of this world
Feb. 1982
Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 10)
Stephen Tucker, David Britland Out of Our Minds
Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. Special #3)
John Scarne Out Of This World credit information, method by Scarne with part of deck
Related to 1983 109
Juan Tamariz Fuera de este Mundo No. 8
1983 9
Eugene Burger Out of This World discussing the weak points, Grant's impromptu version
Also published here 1983 64
Reinhard Müller Out of the Escorial I sorting in four suits
Arcane (Issue 11)
Reinhard Müller Out of the Escorial II sorting in four suits
Related to 1984
Arcane (Issue 11)
Reinhard Müller Gilbreath in the Escorial sorting in four suits
Variations 1984
Arcane (Issue 11)
Martin Gardner The Color of Thought No. 20
Inspired by 1984 28
Roy Walton Blind Choice No. 39, first publication, spectator and performer successfully guess colors of four-card packets that are handed out after one riffle shuffle
1984 50
Reinhard Müller Out of My Mind
Jan. 1984
Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 33)
Stephen Minch Blind Out of this World No. 7, with two spectators simultaneously and shuffled deck, one color punched, performer genuinely blindfolded, see also page 24
1984 17
Peter Duffie The Outer Limits
Variations 1984 24
Steve Draun Getting On With This World two-pile deal, seated or stand-up
Also published here 1984 62
Juan Tamariz, Bernard Bilis Mini Fuera de Este Mundo with ten cards, divided in half, dated to 1976
1984 74
Dick Cavett A Bit for "Out of this Universe"
Related to Jan. 1985
Apocalypse (Vol. 8 No. 1)
Paul Curry Out of this World
Oct. 1985
Intermagic (Vol. 12 No. 1)
Terri Rogers Curry Flavour only two piles, for history information see David Britland reference
Related toAlso published here 1986 70
Jon Racherbaumer Spectator Rouge Et Noir
Inspired by Nov. 1986
Inside Out (Issue 1)
John C. Wagner Prediction Out Of This World impromptu, number of mistakes predicted
1987 16
Steve Draun Out of this World Revisited two piles
Also published here 1987 33
Ron Wilson Way Out of this World spectator shuffles, number of mistakes are predicted
Also published here
  • The New Tops, April 1965
1987 25
Peter Duffie Apartheid
1987 15
Peter Duffie Worlds Apart one riffle shuffle, pairs laid out
Variations 1987 17
Edward Marlo Three Trips to Out Of This World three handlings, one using three decks (single color deck approach)
Related to 1988 221
Wyman Jones, Paul Harris Galaxy only two piles, three methods
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1988
Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2 No. 9-12 Paul Harris: The Act)
Roy Walton Denary Deceit packet out of this world with the help of a ten
Also published here 1988 77
Roy Walton Friendly Persuasion separating in suits, unusual procedure
Also published here 1988 87
Roy Walton Out Of This World Post-Script card changes from red to black in fake explanation
1988 126
Daryl Martinez Out of this Hemisphere twenty-card packet version, spectator puts one color on table and other color to bottom, red cards marked
  • The Cards (replacing marks with stripper, one-way or crimp)
  • Totally Impromptu
1989 1
Daryl Martinez From the Back performing the effect face-up and having the backs from two different decks
1989 5
Ken Krenzel Handling for Out of this Hemisphere added to later printing than 1989 (no year given)
1989 8
"Zigee the good Gypsy" Verdad Setting up for the routine
1989 10
Robert Gardner, Walt Lees Reader's Letters letters on "Out of this World"
Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 11)
Karl Fulves Astral Mind
1989 34
Terri Rogers Mit etwas Curry only two piles
Also published here July 1989
Intermagic (Vol. 14 No. 4 & 5)
Juan Tamariz Escorial-76 sorting in four suits, several methods
1989/91 172
Juan Tamariz, Luis Garcia, Gabriel Moreno Half-Escorial half the cards dealt face up, half face down, face up cards change back color
Related to 1989/91 180
Juan Tamariz Short Version cards face down separated in four groups, suit of chosen card all in one pile
1989/91 185
Juan Tamariz, A. Moliné Stage Version
Related to 1989/91 188
Jerry K. Hartman The Whole World in his Hands small packet
Variations June 1990
Apocalypse (Vol. 13 No. 6)
Harry Lorayne Out Of This Galaxy one color approach
Related to 1990 75
Ken Krenzel Ruse et Noir eight cards OOTW
Inspired by 1990 76
Edward Marlo Are You Psychic color of top card guessed by spectator
Related to 1990 18
Edward Marlo Mirror Image spectator and performer have half the deck, performer deals exactly like spectator
1990 31
Gary Ouellet Netherworld
Variations 1990 307
Justin Higham Direct Proposition
Inspired by 1990
Inside Out (Issue Special No. 1)
Richard Webster Pointing the Bone out of this world, using pictures of aborigine, dead or alive, erasable pen
Apr. 1991
Magick (Issue 454)
John Kennedy Rot und Schwarz
Also published here
  • Genii, Mar. 1989
Jan. 1991
Intermagic (Vol. 16 No. 1)
René Lavand Chance
Also published here 1991 41
Jerry K. Hartman Color Culler spectator is given pairs of red and black cards, he guesses all colors correctly
Inspired byAlso published here
  • in "The Linking Ring" April 1981. P. 87.
1991 378
Jerry K. Hartman Hue View using twenty cards
Also published here 1991 381
Jerry K. Hartman Other Worldly forming various piles on the table
1991 383
Jerry K. Hartman World Class
1991 386
Dick Zimmerman Way out of this World two piles
  • Additions and Variations
1992 1
Dick Zimmerman The Face-Up Routine using red and blue backs
1992 7
Dick Zimmerman, U. F. Grant Impromptu Version two piles
1992 7
Philip T. Goldstein Tempathy using cards with words which either fall in category hot or cold
May 1992
Magick (Issue 471)
Arturo de Ascanio Fuera de este Mundo
Also published here 1992 76
Steve Draun Worldly Things two piles
VariationsAlso published here 1993 133
Edward Marlo Out There approaches for "Out of this World", stripper and ungaffed divided deck
Sep. 1993
The Olram File (Issue 13)
Jerry Fulton Red Herring sucker problem of having spectator separate a small packet into reds and blacks
Rigmarole (Issue 3)
Karl Fulves World Power different handling of the final switch in four-packet deal
Rigmarole (Issue 3)
Karl Fulves, Jerry Mentzer Out of this World Variation (Even Money Proposition) spectator is given pairs of red and black cards, he guesses all colors correctly, with transposition finale by Mentzer
Inspired by 1993 78
René Lavand Chance
Also published here 1993 93
Allan Ackerman Out of This World #2000 two piles
1994 156
Alex Elmsley It's a Small World ten card version
Related toVariations 1994 48
Alex Elmsley Halfway to Heaven not all cards
1994 51
Harlan Tarbell Doc Tarbell on Out of This World on the switch
1994 25
Victor Farelli Farelli on Leipzig ad reproduction, no method
Also published here
  • The Wizard, Vol. 1 No. 8
Rigmarole (Issue 7)
Karl Fulves Even Money Extra
Inspired byRelated to 1994
Rigmarole (Issue 10)
Roger Crosthwaite The Immediate Center break, mention of "Out of this Escorial" (by Kevin Reay)
1994 151
Roger Crosthwaite To Another World starts from shuffled deck
1994 163
Aldo Colombini Out of this Country spectator touches twenty-six cards
1994 155
Aldo Colombini Out of Color separating the backs instead of faces, two back colors
1994 158
Aldo Colombini Out of Apocalypse full deck version
Inspired by 1994 159
Aldo Colombini Half a World Away predicting two mistake cards
Inspired by 1994 162
Aldo Colombini Out of Suits
1994 166
Lennart Green Out of this World opening phase, starting from shuffled deck and using GAS
1995 15
Lennart Green Out of this break OOTW without switching in dealing process
1995 16
Anthony Owen Out of this House
Mar. 1995
The Minotaur (Vol. 7 No. 1)
Karl Fulves Guessing the Colors chapter intro
1995 114
Karl Fulves Out of This World No. 56, handling with glasses and cardboard dividers
1995 114
Karrell Fox 3 More Reasons To Perform "Out Of This World"
  • twenty-sixth card face-up
  • switch handling
  • Joker finish
1995 39
Reinhard Müller Pre-World discussing precursors of OOTW and color guessing, credit information
Related to 1995
Underworld (Issue 1)
John Scarne Guess Black OOTW handling with bottom deals, dated ca. 1930s, see also p. 26
Related to 1995
Underworld (Issue 1)
Karl Fulves, Reinhard Müller Pre-World more credit information on early Out of this World type effects
Related to 1995 2
Karl Fulves One Color Only comment on Out of this World in which only one color is guessed
Related to 1995 3
Steve Beam Choosing Sides spectator removes half the cards from the spread and separates reds and blacks
1995 55
Alan Nguyen The Red-Black Stack full-deck OOTW, deck can be seen mixed right before, instantly resets
Labyrinth (Issue 4)
Jerry K. Hartman Out of Earthbounds six red and six black mixed, performer removes cards that spectator stops him on until two piles are formed, colors are separated
Inspired by 1995 187
Robert E. Neale Parable of the Great Feast
Also published here 1995 158
Lennart Green Out-of-Sweden first OOTW effect, two piles, then all cards are black, then red (blacks have vanished)
Spring 1996 60
Wyman Jones, Paul Harris Galaxy two piles
Related toAlso published here 1996
The Art of Astonishment — Book 3 (Issue Magical Arts Journal)
Michael Skinner Rouge et Noir small packet OOTW
1996 84
R. Paul Wilson Australian Curry
Variations 1996 1177
James Swain Out of this World separated into suits
Inspired by 1996 12
Aldo Colombini, Dennis Conlon, Max Abrams Letters
Related to 1996 89
Rough-Smooth World roughed red-black pairs
1996 89
Pablo Domenèch Escorial 67 sorting in four suits
1996 47
Harry Lorayne Out of this World Gedächtnis presentation for OOTW as memory stunt
Also published here 1996
Intermagic (Vol. 20 No. 2)
"Magic" Christian Stelzel Super-O.O.T.W. all-red deck
Also published here 1996 117
Nick Trost Red or Black - Which? small packet
Inspired byRelated toVariations 1997 28
Nick Trost, Tom Hubbard The Ultimate Version Variation on "Red or Black - Which?"
Inspired by 1997 30
Alex Elmsley Underworld nine cards
Related toVariations 1997 1
Karl Fulves Color By Number No. 12, spectator deals deck into four piles according to a dealing pattern that he made up of numbers written in red or black, all color separated
1997 20
Oscar Weigle Kleinpäckchen-Out of this World I
Variations 1997
Intermagic (Vol. 21 No. 4 & 5)
Rudolf Braunmüller Kleinpäckchen-Out of this World II
Inspired by 1997
Intermagic (Vol. 21 No. 4 & 5)
Michael Weber sinful good feat no details given
Related to 1997 2
Michael Weber hot wistful odor ootw with specific red/black stack, no details given
1997 2
Michael Weber tour with floods two of the indicator cards are double facers, no details given
1997 2
Michael Weber cradled bank bridged halves, no details given
1997 3
Michael Weber breathing life into john kennedy no details given
Inspired by
  • "Red and Black" (John Kennedy, Genii, Vol. 52 No. 9, Mar. 1989)
1997 3
Michael Weber another rambling aids precision no details given
1997 3
Michael Weber blanked card single-color deck approach
1997 4
Michael Weber leftovers six bullet point ideas for ootw, no details given
1997 4
Karl Fulves The Noir Test five reds and five blacks, after separation blacks change into royal flush
Inspired by 1998 2
Steve Mayhew The Real World two spectators take many cards from deck (sometimes one spectator holds deck while other selects), one takes all red cards and other takes all black cards
Labyrinth (Issue 8 - Part 2)
Michael Boden Deck Memorization Out of This World with the performer dealing as a memory stunt, g=Gilbreath
Also published here 1999 72
Barrie Richardson When Worlds Collide stand-up handling, done with about twenty cards from deck
1999 76
Hideo Kato Call To The World
Inspired by Apr. 1999
Genii (Vol. 62 No. 4)
Harry Lorayne Impromptu Out of this World
Also published here 1999
Intermagic (Vol. 22 No. 4 & 5)
Eugene Burger Out of This World discussing the weak points, Grant's impromptu version
Also published here 2000 150
"Magic" Christian Stelzel Super O.O.T.W. all-red deck
Also published here 2000 115
Steve Beam Reconstruction with torn cards
Inspired byRelated to
  • Nick Trost's "Red or Black - Which?" in "The New Tops" 8/9 1972.
2000 173
Harry Lorayne Außerhalb dieses Universums some red and black sorting comes out despite real shuffles, not really OOTW effect
Also published here 2000
Intermagic (Vol. 24 No. 1)
Paul Curry Out of This World routine and a lot of remarks about the history
2001 183
Paul Curry Best of Possible Worlds
2001 190
Paul Curry The Charm of Luck a talisman influences the outcome
2001 195
Tony Chaudhuri Feminine Side see "Informant" reference for credit claim
Related to 2001 1
Roy Walton Double Think No. 21, more or less classic with about twenty cards
2001 34
Karl Fulves Blackgammon No. 23, two packets are faced, spectator sorts the cards into red and black
Also published here 2001 46
David Regal Out of this Borough
Also published here June 2001
Ego (Vol. 1 No. 1)
Aldo Colombini It's A Small World using about half the deck
Inspired by
  • "World Class" (J. K. Hartman)
  • "Tomorroworld" (Ron Ferris)
Also published here
Aug. 2001
Ego (Vol. 1 No. 3)
Doug Peters Alien Stack out-faro-invariant red/black stack, OOTW application
Related to Dec. 2001
Ego (Vol. 1 No. 7)
David Regal Out Of This Borough
Also published here 2002 83
Jim Steinmeyer Automatic Poker ten cards are "mixed" by spectator, then red-black separated or poker deal, Pseudo-CATO
Related to 2002 23
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Paul Curry Tricks by Paul Curry (written by Stephen Minch)
with credit discussions
2002 274
Karl Fulves, Tony Bartolotta OOTW without Packet Switch comments
2002 276
Lewis Jones Rack and bled starts with shuffled deck, deck set up in preliminary phase, gambling presentation
Related toVariationsAlso published here 2002 162
Jack Avis Even further
Inspired by 2002 170
Jamie Badman Oil & Water World "From what I hear, Mr. Gadfly is going to get bigger, brighter, and better very soon."
4&4, three phases
Jan./Feb. 2002
Mr. Gadfly (Vol. 2 No. 1)
Tony Bartolotta Outworldler with tray
Related toVariations 2002
Discoverie (Issue 7)
Jim Steinmeyer Into the next World two piles
Related toVariationsAlso published here 2003 12
Luke Jermay Out of T(his) World two versions, sleight of hand and suggestion
2003 129
Karl Fulves Worldly Wise Daley's Delight Switch for clean-up
Off The Books (Issue 8)
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Double Rouge et Noir with two spectators
Inspired by 2003 33
Jon Allen Executive Decision
2003 18
Aldo Colombini It's A Small World using about half the deck
Inspired by
  • "World Class" (J. K. Hartman)
  • "Tomorroworld" (Ron Ferris)
Related toAlso published here
2004 342
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Guessing Colors selection ends up in odd-colored pile, pseudo-CATO
2004 92
Jon Racherbaumer On the Slant on "Magicians stop thinking too soon", Michael Weber does OOTW anecdote
Nov. 2004
Genii (Vol. 67 No. 11)
Michael Weber, Dean Dill A New World very clean procedure
Related to 2005 1
Dean Dill Bonus Routine two-phase routine
Inspired by
  • "Red & Black" (John Kennedy, Genii Vol. 52 No. 9, p. 560)
2005 7
Michael Weber, Dean Dill Here are some things to think about with this deck. various suggestions, applied to Miraskill, separating suits (Out of Escorial)
2005 12
And now a little history.
2005 12
Michael Weber, Dean Dill Background how "A New World" came to be
Related to 2005 13
Michael Weber, Dean Dill Other Sides of A New World more credit information on "A New World"
2005 14
Karl Fulves Slick Slate color separation with performer and spectator, lines on slate help remembering Combo numbers, see also p. 102 for further notes
2005 37
Barrie Richardson Another World "The Mount Kenya Paradox Revisited"
stand-up handling
Inspired by 2005 12
Gordon Bean Splitting The Difference applying Gilbreath Principle to Kennedy's routine
Inspired by
  • "Red and Black" (John Kennedy, Genii, Vol. 52 No. 9, Mar. 1989)
Related toVariations
May 2005
Genii (Vol. 68 No. 5)
Karl Fulves A Few Good Cards "Unexplained"
five red cards in black half, spectator finds them from the back, posed as a problem, with effect variations
Variations 2006
Prolix (Issue 1)
Jerry K. Hartman Hunt For Red five red cards in black half, spectator finds them from the back, solution
Inspired by 2006
Prolix (Issue 2)
Steve Beam The Ways of the World chapter intro, on Out of this World
2006 75
Steve Beam All is the Right with World clean up for Out of this World
2006 76
Steve Beam World Series Fan clean up for Out of this World
2006 78
Steve Beam World Class Joker one card is removed and stapled to the body, turns out to be the Joker
2006 82
Boris Wild Out of this Deck performer removes card and spectator knows if they are red or black
2006 86
Lewis Jones Rack and Bled second phase with updated handling from the routine in Ahead of the Pack
Related toAlso published here 2006 90
Steve Beam World Piece
Also published here 2006 92
Steve Beam Worldly Processions
2006 94
Michael Powers Best of All Worlds
Inspired by 2006 73
Jerry K. Hartman Hew by Hue
Inspired by Nov. 2006
Genii (Vol. 69 No. 11)
John Kennedy, Roberto Giobbi Intuition spectators separate cards into red and black, with rest pile
Related to
  • John Kennedy's “Red and Black" in "Genii", Vol. 52, No. 9, March 1989, page 560.
2006 9
Christoph Borer Out of this World
2007 29
Tony Bartolotta Narrow Minded spectator shuffles deck and deals it in two piles, one in spectator's pocket and one in performer's pocket, both remove a card, piles exchanged and repeated, off-color matching cards, colors separated
Prolix (Issue 3)
Jerry K. Hartman Back to Earth Out of this World, spectator deals face up without looking and has apparently failed, backs of cards show they’re successfully separated into red backs and blue backs, spectator must “switch piles” halfway through
Inspired by
  • "Seeing and Believing" article (Richard Wiseman and Peter Lamont, MAGIC, Vol. 13, No. 3, November 2003, p. 86)
Also published here
2007 340
Nick Trost Following Suit sorting in four suits
2008 11
Nick Trost Ultimate "Even Money" - Improved not all cards are dealt
Inspired by 2008 14
Arturo de Ascanio Paul Curry's Out of this World
Also published here 2008 273
Axel Hecklau Out of this world - Xtrem
2008 37
Steve Beam World Piece
Also published here 2008 45
Lennart Green Index Intuition spectator shuffles, first separation with small packet, then Kennedy's with rest
Inspired by
  • "Red and Black" (John Kennedy, Genii, Vol. 52 No. 9, Mar. 1989)
2008 13
Fred Robinson, Tony Faro Spectator Magician Plus spectator divines card's suit and value via Double-Deal Force, does OOTW and finds performer's thought-of card, marked deck
Inspired byAlso published here 2009 202
Fred Robinson Fred on Out of This World
Variations 2009 205
Ken Krenzel Fan World
2009 133
Ken Krenzel Strange Hummer red-black separation by spectator beneath table with ten-card packet, suggests CATO as false trail
2009 211
Robert E. Neale Parable of the Great Feast
Also published here 2009 158
Lewis Jones Color Fast spectator chooses all losing color, performer winning color, kind of small packet OOTW
2010 135
R. Paul Wilson Australian Curry II few-cards OOTW version
Inspired by 2010 189
Jeff McBride, Ramón Riobóo Color Guard fourteen cards
Inspired by 2010 214
Oliver Meech Feel This World Spectator able to separate red and black cards by sense of touch alone
2010 20
Rob Zabrecky Another World Out of this World done with photographs of Harry and Bessie Houdini
2011 65
Jeff Pierce, Ryan Schlutz The Untouchables
  • number of reds in one pile equals blacks in other pile
  • small packet OOTW with two spectators
  • two-card location with red black separation of packet
Inspired by 2011 119
Patrick Page, Roberto Giobbi Out of This World with additional thoughts by Roberto Giobbi
Mar. 2011
Genii (Vol. 74 No. 3)
Christoph Borer Ads of this World out of this world with advertising brochures, one have a cross the other a check mark
Related to 2012 4
Karl Fulves Notes applications of Banker-Broker Move
  • wallet loading
  • Out Of This World Clean Up
  • coin steal
Prolix (Issue 10)
Michael Skinner Rouge Et Noir seven red and seven black cards are shuffled together, spectator separates them
Also published here
  • Genii, Feb. 1971
Nov./Dec. 2012
Genii (Vol. 75 No. 11 & 12)
Jim Steinmeyer Into the Next World two piles
Also published here 2012 13
Michael Weber, Real Secrets Team Intuition red and black squares torn from perforated card, spectator separates colors, finish with tapestry folding where one all reds end up one way and black the other way
Sep. 2012
Real Secrets (Vol. 1 No. 7)
Michael Weber Red Black lots of shuffling by spectator throughout
VariationsAlso published here 2013 2
Michael Weber Three Approaches variations on Red Black
Also published here 2013 7
Michael Weber Notes
2013 11
John Kennedy Out of this World
Oct. 2013
Genii (Vol. 76 No. 10)
Patrick G. Redford Tiny World Spectator correctly separates three red cards from three black cards
Related to 2013 8
Patrick G. Redford Small World Spectator correct separates five red cards from five black cards
Related toVariations 2013 14
Patrick G. Redford Mad World - a variation Variation on Small world, changes the timing of the switch
Inspired byRelated toVariations