33 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Gambling / Poker / Hold em
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Jim Roberts Hold 'um Stack
Swindle Sheet (Issue 5)
Bob Farmer Nine Card Hold'em
  • Flim-Flam: The Way of the Scamurai
  • The Real Rules
  • The Flim-Flam Rules
  • The Scam
Also published here Oct. 2004
Genii (Vol. 67 No. 10)
Aaron Shields Hold-Up double duke
Inspired by
  • "Texas Hang 'Em" (Ashford Kneitel, Natural Born Card$ark, 2001)
2004 35
David Ben Bertram, Braue And Ben combination with 2 more phases: 6 handed deal, Texas Hold'em deal, table faros
Inspired by Oct. 2005
The Penumbra (Issue 9)
Steve Ehlers Hold'em Stack stacking up to eight hands, faro
2010 69
Tony Cabral Dealer's Choice hold'em & stud poker demonstration
Inspired by
  • "Run 'Em Up" (Richard Turner, The Science of Shuffling and Stacking, video)
2011 34
Ben Harris PSI Poker spectator cuts, Hold 'Em hands dealt, outcome predicted
  • Basic Handling
  • Advanced Handling (prediction more specific, index)
2011 6
Darwin Ortiz Positively Fifth Street hold'em demo, three selections in flop, Aces for performer
2012 9
Darwin Ortiz Positively Fifth Street Redux variation for poker players
2012 16
Jason Ladanye The Big Blind performer names board cards and gets four Aces
2013 171
Justin Higham Mini Faro, Named Centres Aces and Kings put in center, named four-of-a-kind apparently dealt from center in poker deal
  • T.O.P. Alternatives
  • Optional Endings
  • Mini Faro, Two/Three Players
  • Mini-Faro Hold 'em
Related toVariations 2013 15
John Bannon One of the Better Losers ten hand deal for Texas Hold 'em, Aces stacked, another player receives Royal Flush
Inspired by
  • "Pocket Rockets" (John Bannon, 2005)
Also published here
  • Hold 'Em Magic, Tom Frame, 2011
2013 220
Justin Higham Spread-Count Hold 'em drop stack
2014 7
Justin Higham Hold-Out Hold 'Em full house for performer
2014 16
Justin Higham No Faro Hold 'em
Inspired by 2014 41
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)
2015 2
Jay Jayaraman Beginner's Luck presentation for "Ultimate Hold 'Em Demonstration"
2015 17
Jack Carpenter A Completely Self-Working Method of the "Ultimate Hold 'Em Demonstration"
2015 27
Bob Farmer Nine Card Hold'em
  • Bobservations
  • The Real Rules
  • The Flim-Flam Rules
  • The Scam
  • First Deal: Flush
  • Second Deal: Straight
  • Third Deal
Also published here 2015 253
John Cottle, Ben Joffe Ice Cold Decks six gambling stacks for Texas Hold'em that can be cut, yet the dealer wins, for two, three, four or eight players
Variations Sep. 2017
Operandi (Issue 3)
Joseph Barry The Stacking Drill #2 pseudo stacking for Hold'em, chosen cards stacked, Full House received on flop
Related to Dec. 2018
Operandi (Issue 4)
Derrick Chung Ice Cold Decks - Part 2 Hold'em stack to win with two to six players
Inspired by Dec. 2018
Operandi (Issue 4)
Jason Ladanye Hold 'em Hustle two cards shuffled to named player, performer wins with four Aces, pairs of pseudo duplicates, faro
2018 203
Curtis Kam Ten Card Texas Hold 'Em version
2019 8
Steve Forte Single Hole-card Hold' em Stack faro stacking for odd number of players, three-of-a-kind
2020 267
Steve Forte Hold' em Spacer-Stack any number from four to ten chosen, pair of Aces stacked to that number in clean-looking way with other Aces in flop and river
2020 903
Steve Forte Red-Black Hold 'em clean stacking of ten-handed hold 'em game, using red-black shuffle
2020 904
Steve Forte Balancer Faro Stack eon shuffle and one cut to stack the four Aces for hold 'em
2020 907
Greg Chapman Fixed Floating Key Cards in a Stacked Deck 18-35 principle
    • High Card
    • Hold'em
  • Work in the Cards
  • Other Positions
2020 30
John Bannon One of the Better Losers
  • Dealing With It
Hold 'Em stacking demo with double duke, faro
Sep. 2022
Genii (Vol. 85 No. 9)
Bobby Hasbun Hold 'Em Switch 'Em best and worst Hold 'Em hands change place visually
Also published here
  • MAGIC, Mar. 2011
2022 1017
David Ben The Principles of Deception Aces lost face up, center deal demonstration
  • Notes on The Principles of Deception
Inspired by 2022 10
Todd Karr Texas Todd performer wins with Royal Flush in Hold 'Em game
2023 11