das wiederfinden zweier karten \n matrixlayout, magician's choice of two cards \n unknown \n gezwungene wahl \n friedrich w. conradihorster
1896
der moderne kartenkünstler

Das Wiederfinden zweier Karten

Related to

1896


50



prof. hofzinser's geheimnis \n "die isolierte karte", spectator locates card via matrixlayout of deck on table and magician's choice \n johann nepomuk hofzinser \n gezwungene wahl \n friedrich w. conradihorster
1896
der moderne kartenkünstler
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser

Prof. Hofzinser's Geheimnis

Related to

1896


51



das kartenquadrat \n dealing a square with all sevens, eights, nines and tens so that no values repeat in rows or columns \n unknown
1896
der moderne kartenkünstler

Das Kartenquadrat

1896


94



der erraten mehrerer karten \n jacks, queens, kings and aces are dealt out repeatedly in square formation, but it is not clear to what purpose \n unknown
1896
der moderne kartenkünstler

Der Erraten mehrerer Karten

1896


96



erraten von karten durch quadrate \n with square layout on table and four, five, six or seven spectators \n unknown
1896
der moderne kartenkünstler

Erraten von Karten durch Quadrate

1896


99



gezwungene wahl \n magician's choice from 32 cards and layout on table \n friedrich w. conradihorster \n prof. hofzinser's geheimnis \n johann nepomuk hofzinser \n das wiederfinden zweier karten \n unknown
1896
der moderne kartenkünstler
Friedrich W. ConradiHorster

Gezwungene Wahl

Related to

1896


121



der allwissende künstler \n "by h. sch., dresden", deck laid out on table, performer can find any named card from the back, switched for stacked deck \n unknown
1896
der zauberspiegel

Der allwissende Künstler

Dec. 1896


60



contest dept. \n square layout, minisudokutype puzzle \n theodore annemann
1939
the jinx
Theodore Annemann

Contest Dept.

1939


373



finding the pairs \n twelve mate pairs distributed, spectator turns up a card and performer instantly the mate, repeated \n orville wayne meyer
1939
the magic annual for 1938 and 1939
Orville Wayne Meyer

Finding the Pairs

1939


26



3<sup>2</sup> \n selection process with square layout \n russell "rusduck" duck \n 3<sup>2</sup> deal duplicated \n ken beale \n russell "rusduck" duck \n marvin johnson
1946
the phoenix
Russell "Rusduck" Duck

3^{2}

Variations

July 1946


439



tap, tap \n cards dealt in 4x4 square, spectator removes a bunch of cards and deals other cards in square formation as performer taps on the cards, value on last tap matches number of removed cards \n paul rosini \n tap \n paul rosini
1949
52 amazing card tricks
Paul Rosini

Tap, Tap

Also published here

1949


36



tap \n cards dealt in 4x4 square, spectator removes a bunch of cards and deals other cards in square formation as performer taps on the cards, value on last tap matches number of removed cards \n paul rosini \n tap, tap \n paul rosini \n daley's psychic tap trick \n dr. jacob daley
1950
magical gems
Paul Rosini

Tap

Related toAlso published here

1950


66



the square deal \n 4x4 layout, one row selected, a number generated from its values, that many cards taken from rest and a downunderdeal done with them, final card and a number are predicted \n stewart james \n coloracle \n stewart james
1954
first call to cards
Stewart James

The Square Deal

Variations

1954


18



coloracle \n combination of previous two tricks \n stewart james \n double time in spiritland \n stewart james \n the square deal \n stewart james
1954
first call to cards
Stewart James

Coloracle

Inspired by

1954


20



ten card puzzler \n layout puzzle, turning cards faceup one by one by counting to four multiple times \n harry lorayne \n puzzling magic \n harry lorayne
1964
personal secrets
Harry Lorayne

Ten Card Puzzler

Variations

1964


49



the card pyramid \n mathematical layout of spot cards, end result is predicted, for waters credit see reference \n harry lorayne \n thomas alan waters \n babel \n karl fulves \n mathematically inclined \n l. vosburgh lyons \n thomas alan waters \n die kartenpyramide \n harry lorayne \n thomas alan waters \n mathematically inclined \n l. vosburgh lyons \n thomas alan waters \n the pyramid card trick \n karl fulves
1967
decksterity
Harry Lorayne, Thomas Alan Waters

The Card Pyramid

Related toAlso published here

1967


45



psychedelic \n packet cut off, values added, matrix layout, new deck order \n paul swinford \n marlo's psychedelic \n edward marlo
1968
faro fantasy
Paul Swinford

Psychedelic

Variations

1968


33



stepping stones \n solution for a problem posed by fulves, several variations \n roy walton \n magician's playing checkers \n steve beam \n stepping stones \n roy walton \n blindfold checkers \n robert ellenwold \n karl fulves \n checkers \n roy walton
1969
the devil's playthings
Roy Walton

Stepping Stones

Inspired byRelated toVariationsAlso published here

1969


21



3<sup>2</sup> deal duplicated \n selection process with square layout \n ken beale \n russell "rusduck" duck \n marvin johnson \n 3<sup>2</sup> \n russell "rusduck" duck \n square deal \n ken beale
1970
hierophant
Ken Beale, Russell "Rusduck" Duck, Marvin Johnson

3^{2} Deal Duplicated

Inspired by

Spring 1970


126



paradox papers \n paper with numbers in a 4x4 grid is folded into small square, edges cut off, then all even numbers are one way and the odds another, application with cards, steve shimm suggestion, tapestry handling, see also p. 521 for gene nielson handling, h. e. dudeney \n martin gardner \n foldover notes \n karl fulves \n disparity \n ramón riobóo \n news test \n edmund rowland \n paper folding note \n karl fulves \n paradox papers \n martin gardner \n wraparound \n karl fulves \n henry dudeny puzzle from "modern puzzles" (1926) \n paradox redux \n philip t. goldstein \n folding numbers \n jack avis \n the core \n pit hartling \n hummer's paradox \n nick trost \n esp paradox papers \n nick trost \n a paradoxical coincidence \n nick trost
1971
the pallbearers review vol. 58
Martin Gardner

Paradox Papers

Inspired by Henry Dudeny puzzle from "Modern Puzzles" (1926)
Related toVariationsAlso published here

July 1971


429



hex squared \n 4x4 layout, spectator moves around according to fixed rules and ends on force card, see also p. 512 and also p. 550 for ideas by "eddie" cowles and karl fulves \n karl fulves \n hex squared \n karl fulves \n introduction \n karl fulves \n hex squared \n karl fulves \n the square ring \n sam schwartz \n karl fulves \n forced march \n sam schwartz \n hex in color \n john j. beck iii \n john a. beck \n test pattern \n nick trost \n remote viewing \n sam schwartz
1971
the pallbearers review vol. 58
Karl Fulves

Hex Squared

Related toVariationsAlso published here

Nov. 1971


466



electronic cards \n square layout of nine cards, instruction on tape, based on martin gardner routine \n jack lottey \n mind matrix \n martin gardner \n robert brethen
1971
magick
Jack Lottey

Electronic Cards

Related to

1971


148



towering prediction \n cards are laid out and spectator follows instruction from a tape recorder \n stephen minch \n stacks \n thomas alan waters \n towering prediction \n stephen minch
1974
the book of thoth
Stephen Minch

Towering Prediction

Related toAlso published here

1974


31



parity bet \n eleven cards on table with one free section, sliding task for spectator as bet \n martin gardner
1974
the pallbearers review vol. 910
Martin Gardner

Parity Bet

Jan. 1974


700



parity failure \n some cards from 5x5 cards layout are turned over according to rules, condition is called out and on one card is lied \n alex elmsley \n parity failure \n alex elmsley \n parity failure \n alex elmsley
1979
the chronicles
Alex Elmsley

Parity Failure

Also published here

1979


1255



test pattern \n 4x4 layout, spectator moves around according to fixed rules and ends on force card, using esp cards \n nick trost \n hex squared \n karl fulves
1979
esp card magic
Nick Trost

Test Pattern

Inspired by

1979


5



e.s. pattern \n marker moved on matrix type layout, a match occurs \n nick trost
1979
esp card magic
Nick Trost

E.S. Pattern

1979


10



parity failure \n some cards from 5x5 cards layout are turned over according to rules, condition is called out and on one card is lied \n alex elmsley \n parity notes \n charles hudson \n unstacked parity \n roy walton \n parity failure \n alex elmsley
1980
curioser
Alex Elmsley

Parity Failure

Related toVariationsAlso published here

1980


38



a fourbit trick \n card in square layout of faceup/facedown cards turned over and divined \n karl fulves \n pack of lies \n alex elmsley \n colin lewry
1980
curioser
Karl Fulves

A FourBit Trick

Related to

1980


43



hex squared \n 4x4 layout, spectator moves around according to fixed rules and ends on force card \n karl fulves \n hex squared \n karl fulves
1980
curioser
Karl Fulves

Hex Squared

Also published here

1980


44



forced march \n 4x4 layout, spectator moves around according to fixed rules and ends on force card \n sam schwartz \n hex squared \n karl fulves
1980
curioser
Sam Schwartz

Forced March

Inspired by

1980


54



the square ring \n 4x4 layout, spectator moves around according to fixed rules and ends on force card, only three instructions \n sam schwartz \n karl fulves \n hex squared \n karl fulves \n the square ring \n karl fulves \n sam schwartz
1980
curioser
Sam Schwartz, Karl Fulves

The Square Ring

Inspired byAlso published here

1980


55



the gathering \n ace through four in square formation turn over one by one under cover, then change to aces, posed as problem \n karl fulves
1981
interlocutor
Karl Fulves

The Gathering

1981


183



stepping stones \n  additional climax
 alternative method \n roy walton \n stepping stones \n roy walton
1981
the complete walton — volume 1
Roy Walton

Stepping Stones

Also published here

1981


11



hex squared \n no. 65, 4x4 layout, spectator moves around according to fixed rules and ends on force card \n karl fulves \n hex squared \n karl fulves
1984
more selfworking card tricks
Karl Fulves

Hex Squared

Also published here

1984


96



the square ring \n no. 66, 4x4 layout, spectator moves around according to fixed rules and ends on force card, only three instructions \n karl fulves \n sam schwartz \n the square ring \n sam schwartz \n karl fulves
1984
more selfworking card tricks
Karl Fulves, Sam Schwartz

The Square Ring

Also published here

1984


97



ein kartenlegen \n spectator removes three cards, divined after a layout of the rest of the deck, mechanical card counting \n bascom jones
1984
intermagic
Bascom Jones

Ein Kartenlegen

Jan. 1984


98



paradox papers \n no. 9, paper with numbers in a 4x4 grid is folded into small square, edges cut off, then all even numbers are one way and the odds another, application with card values on paper or card layout (chosen card turned over is only oddcolored at the end) \n martin gardner \n paradox papers \n martin gardner
1985
selfworking paper magic
Martin Gardner

Paradox Papers

Also published here

1985


18



throw rug \n card revealed via redblack pattern in layout of 7x4 cards on table \n philip t. goldstein \n toni koynini \n "karpet" (toni koynini, magic wand, march 1953) \n throw rug \n max maven
1986
amperthand
Philip T. Goldstein, Toni Koynini

Throw Rug

Inspired by "Karpet" (Toni Koynini, Magic Wand, March 1953)
Also published here

1986


8



the four bit machine \n number cards from 1 to 16, put in square formation and four are selected, their total predicted \n david britland
1986
psychomancy
David Britland

The Four Bit Machine

1986


51



towering prediction \n cards are laid out and spectator follows instruction from written scroll \n stephen minch \n towering prediction \n stephen minch
1987
the three faces of steve
Stephen Minch

Towering Prediction

Also published here

1987


27



clocking the deck \n clock layout on table, made smaller and smaller via elimination, blackjack remains \n karl fulves \n inch by inch \n karl fulves
1988
the chronicles
Karl Fulves

Clocking The Deck

Inspired by

1988


1369



connect the dots \n card layout on table, number cards are used to designate some of those cards, they're connected and the resulting line forms a letter that the spectator chose from a deck of alphabet cards \n karl fulves
1988
the chronicles
Karl Fulves

Connect the Dots

1988


1412



die kartenpyramide \n mathematical layout of spot cards, end result is predicted, for waters credit see reference \n harry lorayne \n thomas alan waters \n the card pyramid \n harry lorayne \n thomas alan waters
1988
intermagic
Harry Lorayne, Thomas Alan Waters

Die Kartenpyramide

Also published here

Feb. 1988


127



mr. koenig's tapestry \n dealing a 4x4 square \n richard vollmer \n how classics are born! \n roger a. golde \n choices \n tom daugherty \n haptap \n volkmar mrasek \n mr. king's tapestry \n richard vollmer
1991
apocalypse
Richard Vollmer

Mr. Koenig's Tapestry

VariationsAlso published here

Mar. 1991


1902



how classics are born! \n \n roger a. golde \n mr. koenig's tapestry \n richard vollmer
1991
apocalypse
Roger A. Golde

How Classics are Born!

Inspired by

Nov. 1991


1993



choices \n \n tom daugherty \n mr. koenig's tapestry \n richard vollmer
1992
apocalypse
Tom Daugherty

Choices

Inspired by

Dec. 1992


2153



symbolauswahl \n tapestry folding with symbol and letter cards, facedown cards predicted and word made from letters divined \n rudolf braunmüller \n ein zuschauer sieht hell \n rudolf braunmüller
1992
intermagic
Rudolf Braunmüller

Symbolauswahl

Inspired by

Dec. 1992


111



mr. koenig finds your card \n matrix layout \n michael demarco
1993
apocalypse
Michael DeMarco

Mr. Koenig finds your card

Feb. 1993


2181



wraparound \n credit comment on the tapestry procedure, tom daugherty's "folderol" \n karl fulves \n paradox papers \n martin gardner
1993
verbatim
Karl Fulves

Wraparound

Related to

1993


20



parity failure \n some cards from 5x5 cards layout are turned over according to rules, condition is called out and on one card is lied \n alex elmsley \n parity failure \n alex elmsley
1994
the collected works of alex elmsley — volume 2
Alex Elmsley

Parity Failure

Also published here

1994


392



day one \n date chosen by choosing some faceup and facedown cards from grid layout, looked up in diary, card noted there predicted, tapestry \n karl fulves \n three card tricks \n mel bennett
1994
crooked tales
Karl Fulves

Day One

Variations

1994


35



triumph with math \n tapestry layout and foldover \n karl fulves
1994
crooked tales
Karl Fulves

Triumph With Math

1994


39



foldover notes \n \n karl fulves \n paradox papers \n martin gardner
1994
crooked tales
Karl Fulves

Foldover Notes

Related to

1994


40



alpha matrix \n 6x5 grid of cards, rows and columns selected via values from other deck until 1 card remains, it's oddbacked \n karl fulves
1994
crooked tales
Karl Fulves

Alpha Matrix

1994


73



matrix notes \n \n karl fulves
1994
crooked tales
Karl Fulves

Matrix Notes

1994


74



unthought \n cards chosen by spectator in 4x4 layout find colormatches, other cards don't \n karl fulves
1994
crooked tales
Karl Fulves

Unthought

1994


76



unpaired poker \n value matchings in 4x4 layout \n karl fulves
1994
crooked tales
Karl Fulves

Unpaired Poker

1994


77



pileup \n sixcard pyramid layout, top card switch consecutively downwards to base, total of bottom row predicted "with reasonable accuracy", inspired by drop case carnival con game \n karl fulves \n three card tricks \n mel bennett
1994
crooked tales
Karl Fulves

PileUp

Variations

1994


124



three card tricks \n sixcard pyramid layout, folding, number nine can be forced
 cheaper by the dozen (forcing twelve)
 at the strike of 10 (tencard pyramid, forced 25) \n mel bennett \n day one \n karl fulves \n pileup \n karl fulves \n a perfect strike \n mel bennett
1994
verbatim
Mel Bennett

Three Card Tricks

Inspired byAlso published here

1994


119



triangular curiosity \n ten cards in pyramid layout, one changes into selection \n martin gardner
1994
magic
Martin Gardner

Triangular Curiosity

July 1994


57



the pyramid spell \n using some pyramid layout on the table, two versions \n martin gardner
1995
arcane
Martin Gardner

The Pyramid Spell

1995


198



the square deal \n no. 24, 3x3 layout with twelve cards, center cards added give forced number, card at this position predicted \n arthur setterington \n squarerigged \n justin higham
1995
selfworking closeup card magic
Arthur Setterington

The Square Deal

Related to

1995


43



moves and removes \n marker moved on 3x3 layout, final card predicted, with 4x4 "sixteen card version" on p. 30 \n simon aronson \n martin gardner presents (1993), p. 149
1995
simply simon
Simon Aronson

Moves and Removes

Related to Martin Gardner Presents (1993), p. 149

1995


19



the ninecent card trick \n no. 63, nine cards in square and nine pennies laid out, one chosen, card and date on coin on it divined, using a confederate \n karl fulves
1995
easy magic
Karl Fulves

The NineCent Card Trick

1995


89



the spectator works harder to triumph \n tapestry routine with sixteen cards, only selection remains reversed \n jon racherbaumer \n peter duffie routine
1995
mo — modus operandi
Jon Racherbaumer

The Spectator Works Harder to Triumph

Inspired by

1995


25



haptap \n \n volkmar mrasek \n mr. koenig's tapestry \n richard vollmer
1996
apocalypse
Volkmar Mrasek

Haptap

Inspired by

Feb. 1996


2608



einstein's dream \n nine tarot cards special one remains, koenig's tapestry \n peter stammers \n a routine by peter stammer's in "a mind of my own"
1996
syzygy
Peter Stammers

Einstein's Dream

Inspired by a routine by Peter Stammer's in "A Mind of My Own"

1996


170



power of one \n pyramid layout with cards, orientation is reversed and values reverse with it, two methods \n karl fulves \n "paranoiac pyramid" (shigeo futagawa, jan. 1992, genii) \n turnabout coins \n martin gardner \n pyramix \n philip t. goldstein
1997
the vampire chronicles
Karl Fulves

Power of One

Inspired byRelated to "Paranoiac Pyramid" (Shigeo Futagawa, Jan. 1992, Genii)
Variations

1997


58



a curious number force \n ace through nine in 3x3 layout \n martin gardner \n the milliondollar prediction \n karl fulves \n informant \n karl fulves
1997
underworld
Martin Gardner

A Curious Number Force

Related to

1997


62



das orakel \n card reading routine with layout which coincides with what the performer says, current time shows up as well \n david "fu manchu" bamberg
1997
intermagic
David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg

Das Orakel

1997


118



faceup blackjack \n  flimflam \n bob farmer \n faceup blackjack \n bob farmer
1997
magic
Bob Farmer

FaceUp Blackjack

Also published here

Aug. 1997


80



after hummer \n separating reds and blacks behind back, involving a layout on a grid on the table by spectator \n karl fulves
1998
combo
Karl Fulves

After Hummer

1998


46



flipping swindle \n five cards laid out in cross formation, cards have to be dropped onto the formation so that it is eventually covered completely, with gags \n gus davenport
1998
vis à vis
Gus Davenport

Flipping Swindle

1998


58



folding numbers \n paper with numbers in a 4x4 grid is folded into small square, edges cut off, sum of one orientation predicted, parity \n jack avis \n paradox papers \n martin gardner
1998
vis à vis
Jack Avis

Folding Numbers

Inspired by

1998


86



magical sucuba \n 4x4 matrix, some number coincidences occur \n jack avis \n müller/avis dealing procedure \n reinhard müller \n jack avis
1998
vis à vis
Jack Avis

Magical Sucuba

Related to

1998


110



4th dimensional chess \n twelve cards in matrix layout, spectator rotates layout and moves according to instructions, later performer is able to get to same final position \n karl fulves \n informant \n karl fulves
1999
underworld
Karl Fulves

4th Dimensional Chess

Related to

1999


136



the tesseract \n redbacked and bluebacked cards in 4x4 layout, spectator places marker on layout and thinks of an ace, he moves around and finds the ace \n karl fulves \n informant \n karl fulves \n second mate \n karl fulves
1999
underworld
Karl Fulves

The Tesseract

Related to

1999


137



theory z \n fourcard square with ace, four, king and nine, instruction game, final card predicted \n karl fulves \n theory z two \n roy walton
1999
the fine print
Karl Fulves

Theory Z

Variations

1999


334



squarerigged \n ace through queen mixed and dealt in 3x3 square formation by spectator, center cards added and used to count to selection, credit information \n justin higham \n "exit" (stephen tucker, abra #2164, july 18th 1987) \n the square deal \n arthur setterington \n precursor #23, may 1989 \n tririgged \n justin higham
1999
arcardia
Justin Higham

SquareRigged

Inspired by "Exit" (Stephen Tucker, Abra #2164, July 18th 1987)
Related toVariationsAlso published here

1999


95



nine way variant \n nine cards in square, one chosen via instructions, winner/loser written on other side \n jerry mentzer \n kane's variant \n peter kane
2000
card file two
Jerry Mentzer

Nine Way Variant

Inspired by

2000


129



pyramix \n  the other month
pyramid layout with cards, orientation is reversed and values reverse with it \n philip t. goldstein \n power of one \n karl fulves \n magicana addenda \n jon racherbaumer
2000
genii
Philip T. Goldstein

Pyramix

Inspired byVariations

Mar. 2000


74



automatic ace triumph \n handsoff, dealing procedure, sixteen cards, parity \n kuniyasu fujiwara \n automatic ace triumph \n kuniyasu fujiwara \n hofzinser + math \n karl fulves \n symmetry \n karl fulves \n darn! i couldn't... \n harry lorayne \n surprise ace triumph \n reinhard müller \n two for the road \n peter duffie \n robin robertson \n rollover aces \n nick trost \n red and black routine \n nick trost \n really! \n harry lorayne \n automatic ace triumph \n kuniyasu fujiwara \n rollover straight flush \n nick trost \n pairadox \n nick trost \n a royal routine \n nick trost
2000
genii
Kuniyasu Fujiwara

Automatic Ace Triumph

Related toVariationsAlso published here

May 2000


19



magicana addenda \n pyramid layout with cards, orientation is reversed and values reverse with it \n jon racherbaumer \n pyramix \n philip t. goldstein
2000
genii
Jon Racherbaumer

Magicana Addenda

Inspired by

June 2000


59



sweating bullets \n 4x4 grid and folding to reveal aces \n lennart green \n the terrorist (cnn, bcc, fbi, cia, kgb) \n lennart green
2000
magic
Lennart Green

Sweating Bullets

Related to

Feb. 2000


79



card recalled \n unknown card signed on back found with hex squared instructions \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Card Recalled

2001


8



restoration \n four redbacked and 4 bluebacked cards torn in half, one card signed on face and a half kept, card chosen from 3x5 square made from rest, matching half found \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Restoration

2001


40



outguessed \n performer and spectator have five cards each, spectator choses another card from grid layout according to rules and can replace one of his or performer's cards with it, still performer has better poker hand \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Outguessed

2001


52



spellathon \n 3x4 card layout on table, card selected via instructions and spelled to in rest of deck to find selected card \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Spellathon

2001


73



hex minus \n goal of the square is to prohibit spectator from reaching certain square, 12card monte in which spectators cannot get to winning card \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Hex Minus

2001


82



4 x 4 x 4 \n not only red & black, but 4 suits that are used in rules \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

4 x 4 x 4

2001


85



gamble ramble \n spectator choses cards in layout according to rules, black cards added and red subtracted, total predicted, fourway approach \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Gamble Ramble

2001


87



percentage poker \n performer and spectator draw hole card from faceup deck, then four cards chosen from 4x4 layout, even though spectator goes first he loses \n karl fulves \n "swindle & cheat" (1991)
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Percentage Poker

Related to

2001


90



alice plays chess \n hex squared variation in which spectator can rotate board and start on any color \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Alice Plays Chess

2001


107



psychic map \n no. 69, fifteen cards in matrix layout on table, some are turned over, covered with newspaper, performer reaches underneath and adjusts, when newspaper is removed all faceup cards are red and vice versa \n karl fulves \n bob hummer
2001
new selfworking card tricks
Karl Fulves, Bob Hummer

Psychic Map

2001


104



a perfect strike \n no. 72, tencard layout folded and some values added to force a number \n mel bennett \n three card tricks \n mel bennett
2001
new selfworking card tricks
Mel Bennett

A Perfect Strike

Also published here

2001


111



mind matrix \n no. 92, square layout of nine cards, instruction game with prediction of final card \n martin gardner \n robert brethen \n electronic cards \n jack lottey
2001
new selfworking card tricks
Martin Gardner, Robert Brethen

Mind Matrix

Related to

2001


138



revelation by design \n no. 95, instruction game with sixteen card layout \n karl fulves
2001
new selfworking card tricks
Karl Fulves

Revelation by Design

2001


143



flip over mystery \n no. 20, folding with matrix layout, two cards previously chosen are only oddcolored either faceup or facedown, or more subtle with oddeven \n karl fulves
2001
my best selfworking card tricks
Karl Fulves

Flip Over Mystery

2001


40



any named ace \n no. 50, red and blue backed cards mixed, sixteencard square dealt out, spectator moves coin around to instructions and ends up on previously named ace \n karl fulves
2001
my best selfworking card tricks
Karl Fulves

Any Named Ace

2001


116



mate in 5 \n 5x5 layout, two spectators move poker chips according to rules, outcome predicted
 psychic sub (variation as battleship game)
 mate finesse \n karl fulves \n remote viewing \n sam schwartz
2001
latter day secrets
Karl Fulves

Mate In 5

Inspired by

2001


141



remote viewing \n 5x5 layout, spectator moves around according to fixed rules and ends on force card \n sam schwartz \n hex squared \n karl fulves \n sam's 5 x 5 \n sam schwartz \n mate in 5 \n karl fulves
2001
discoverie
Sam Schwartz

Remote Viewing

Inspired byRelated toVariations

2001


57



memory poker \n 5x5 layout of faceup card, two cards exchanged while performer is not looking, those are divined \n karl fulves
2003
off the books
Karl Fulves

Memory Poker

2003


96



degrees of freedom \n cato, koenig's tapestry, combo to produce royal flush \n john bannon \n folded discovery \n david solomon
2004
dear mr. fantasy
John Bannon

Degrees Of Freedom

Variations

2004


128



origami poker \n cato, koenig's tapestry, combo to produce royal flush \n john bannon
2004
dear mr. fantasy
John Bannon

Origami Poker

2004


144



perfect strangers \n cato, koenig's tapestry, prediction combo with rainbow packet \n john bannon \n imperfect strangers \n robin robertson \n strange but perfect \n jerry k. hartman
2004
dear mr. fantasy
John Bannon

Perfect Strangers

Variations

2004


155



postcards prediction \n cato, koenig's tapestry, prediction combo with postcards instead of playing cards \n gordon bean
2004
dear mr. fantasy
Gordon Bean

Postcards Prediction

2004


158



the works \n explanation of cato principle and the koenig's tapestry fold (dudeney folding)
 first principles
 isolating target cards
 rlues of engagement
 the folding phase \n john bannon \n disparity \n ramón riobóo
2004
dear mr. fantasy
John Bannon

The Works

Related to

2004


159



card wrap \n tapestry prediction with red and black cards, oddcolored cards in final spread are predicted \n peter kane
2004
genii
Peter Kane

Card Wrap

Jan. 2004


25



match them up \n 4x4 layout, assembled in certain way, eight matches are produced \n karl fulves \n text wrap \n karl fulves \n database \n karl fulves
2004
discoverie
Karl Fulves

Match Them Up

Related toVariations

2004


117



pyramid poker \n twelve card layout on table, named type of poker hand build at the end \n karl fulves
2007
word play
Karl Fulves

Pyramid Poker

2007


24



match game \n twelve cards laid out facedown in matrix, match game played (turning up two cards and finding matches), performer wins \n karl fulves \n the even couple \n karl fulves
2007
word play
Karl Fulves

Match Game

Related to

2007


27



the rank and file \n chosen red card ends up in black packet and vice versa
 memory 101 \n karl fulves
2007
word play
Karl Fulves

The Rank And File

2007


38



the even couple \n match game problem \n karl fulves \n match game \n karl fulves
2007
word play
Karl Fulves

The Even Couple

Related to

2007


69



ontene prediction \n sixteen cards dealt into four by four square, magician predicts the sum of any chosen row or column \n stewart james \n handwritten notes, june 1983
2007
the essential stewart james
Stewart James

Ontene Prediction

Also published here Handwritten notes, June 1983

2007


175



the terrorist (cnn, bcc, fbi, cia, kgb) \n  i. the escape (spelling, double replacement)
 ii. the hunting
 iii. the capture
 1. the da vinci code (simple spelling of a phrase to reveal the card)
 2. the scanning machine (antifaro elimination)
 3. the puzzlemaster (tapestry)
 other alternatives to find the card \n lennart green \n sweating bullets \n lennart green \n el terrorista \n lennart green
2008
the green northern lights magic
Lennart Green

The Terrorist (CNN, BCC, FBI, CIA, KGB)

Related toAlso published here

2008


38



mr. king's tapestry \n dealing a 4x4 square, only kings are reversed \n richard vollmer \n mr. koenig's tapestry \n richard vollmer
2008
card college lighter
Richard Vollmer

Mr. King's Tapestry

Also published here

2008


101



not seeing the wood for the trees \n red cards laid out on table forms shape of 7 diamonds \n oliver meech
2009
the plot thickens
Oliver Meech

Not Seeing The Wood For The Trees

2009


20



apocalypse later \n nine cards with persons on them laid out, spectator moves according to instructions, final resting place predicted, credit information on the parity instruction game \n stephen minch \n genii, april 1992
2009
the book of forgotten secrets
Stephen Minch

Apocalypse Later

Also published here

2009


129



another rollover aces \n with grid folding \n nick trost \n rollover aces \n nick trost
2009
subtle card creations — volume 2
Nick Trost

Another RollOver Aces

Inspired by

2009


372



fourfold foresight \n "a/k/a cardzilla's amazing selfworking origami card trick"
tapestry folding with multistage prediction (as in shufflebored) \n john bannon \n origami prediction \n john bannon
2009
six. impossible. things.
John Bannon

FourFold Foresight

Variations

2009


37



origami poker revisited \n tapestry folding, royal flush finish \n john bannon \n origami poker revisited \n john bannon \n origami poker revisited \n john bannon
2009
six. impossible. things.
John Bannon

Origami Poker Revisited

Related toAlso published here

2009


45



square dance \n square layout routine with cards, counting the sides, mathematical, revelation at end \n steve beam
2010
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 8
Steve Beam

Square Dance

2010


28



hummer's paradox \n spectator's cards is only reversed one after tapestry folding
 finding the aces (variation with only aces reversed at the end) \n nick trost \n the lonely card \n bob hummer \n paradox papers \n martin gardner
2011
subtle card creations — volume 3
Nick Trost

Hummer's Paradox

Inspired by

2011


717



double cato revelation \n two cards chosen from twentycard packet, cato, performer arranges cards under the table so all faceup cards are red except selection and vice versa
 another version (tapestry) \n nick trost
2011
subtle card creations — volume 3
Nick Trost

Double CATO Revelation

2011


720



quadraplex \n tapestry with jumbo cards cut into quarters, faceup quarters that remain match a prediction which has also one misfitted corner
 nosetup method \n nick trost \n routine on japanese video "card and coin magic" (shigeo takagi, 1989)
2011
subtle card creations — volume 3
Nick Trost

Quadraplex

Inspired by routine on Japanese video "Card and Coin Magic" (Shigeo Takagi, 1989)

2011


780



intuition \n 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 \n michael weber \n tim trono
2012
real secrets
Michael Weber, Tim Trono

Intuition

Oct. 2012


1



origami poker revisited \n tapestry folding, royal flush finish \n john bannon \n origami poker revisited \n john bannon
2013
high caliber
John Bannon

Origami Poker Revisited

Also published here

2013


44



origami poker revisited \n tapestry folding, royal flush finish \n john bannon \n origami poker revisited \n john bannon
2013
high caliber
John Bannon

Origami Poker Revisited

Related to

2013


244



origami prediction \n tapestry folding with multistage prediction (as in shufflebored) \n john bannon \n fourfold foresight \n john bannon
2013
high caliber
John Bannon

Origami Prediction

Inspired by

2013


298



automatic ace triumph \n handsoff, dealing procedure, sixteen cards, parity \n kuniyasu fujiwara \n automatic ace triumph \n kuniyasu fujiwara
2013
japan ingenious
Kuniyasu Fujiwara

Automatic Ace Triumph

Also published here

2013


101



rollover straight flush \n spectator riffle shuffles deck and deals piles, cato procedure, performer deals four piles and rolls them over onto each other, five faceup cards are a straight flush \n nick trost \n remote control poker \n peter duffie \n robin robertson \n automatic ace triumph \n kuniyasu fujiwara \n rollover poker \n nick trost
2013
subtle card creations — volume 4
Nick Trost

RollOver Straight Flush

Inspired byVariations

2013


651



esp paradox papers \n tapestry trick with esp layout, four circles end up reversed after folding procedure which matches a previously selected card
 two selected symbols version \n nick trost \n paradox papers \n martin gardner
2013
subtle card creations — volume 4
Nick Trost

ESP Paradox Papers

Inspired by

2013


825



el terrorista \n  i. el escape
 ii. la cacería
 iii. la captura
 1. el código da vinci (esta es la más fácil y rápida)
 2. el escaner
 3. el maestro de los problemas
 i. cuatro ases
 ii. separación 8/8
 iii descubriendo una carta \n lennart green \n the terrorist (cnn, bcc, fbi, cia, kgb) \n lennart green
2014
el manuscrito
Lennart Green

El Terrorista

Also published here

2014


929



disparity \n updated handling of the dudeney parity principle. cards are dealt into a grid on the table as directed by the audience. the cards are reassembled by folding rows and columns onto each other  again controlled by the audience  yet the selections are found reversed in the packet. \n ramón riobóo \n the works \n john bannon \n paradox papers \n martin gardner
2015
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 10
Ramón Riobóo

Disparity

Related to

2015


88



faceup blackjack \n \n bob farmer \n blackjack bushwhack \n bob farmer \n faceup blackjack \n bob farmer
2015
the bammo ten card deal dossier
Bob Farmer

FaceUp Blackjack

VariationsAlso published here

2015


347



grid and bear it \n \n roy walton \n grid and bear it ii \n harold cataquet
2015
the bammo ten card deal dossier
Roy Walton

Grid and Bear It

Variations

2015


356



grid and bear it ii \n \n harold cataquet \n grid and bear it \n roy walton
2015
the bammo ten card deal dossier
Harold Cataquet

Grid and Bear It II

Inspired by

2015


357



puzzling magic \n ten card layout puzzle, turning cards faceup one by one by counting to four multiple times, incorporating selection \n harry lorayne \n ten card puzzler \n harry lorayne
2015
jawdroppers!
Harry Lorayne

Puzzling Magic

Inspired by

2015


60



throw rug \n  lost horizons
card revealed via redblack pattern in layout of 7x4 cards on table \n max maven \n throw rug \n philip t. goldstein \n toni koynini
2015
genii
Max Maven

Throw Rug

Also published here

Oct. 2015


23



a paradoxical coincidence \n tapestry folding, at the end all of one color are faceup except selection, same on facedown side \n nick trost \n paradox papers \n martin gardner
2015
subtle card creations — volume 5
Nick Trost

A Paradoxical Coincidence

Inspired by

2015


1162



rollover poker \n spectator riffle shuffles deck and deals piles with a strong hand on top, cato procedure, performer deals four piles and rolls them over onto each other, five faceup cards are a straight flush \n nick trost \n rollover straight flush \n nick trost
2015
subtle card creations — volume 5
Nick Trost

RollOver Poker

Inspired by

2015


1249



impromptu version \n "one one no is once enough is not enough is not enough"
one of five cards \n bob farmer \n impromptu impromptu version \n bob farmer
2017
the bammo tarodiction toolbox
Bob Farmer

Impromptu Version

Also published here

2017


81



the jacks come back \n  phase one (all court cards and aces are arranged in 4x4 layout, jacks end up reversed after tapestry folding)
 phase two (jacks end up reversed after cato procedure) \n nick trost
2017
subtle card creations — volume 6
Nick Trost

The Jacks Come Back

2017


1354



folded discovery \n 4x4 matrix layout, folding tapestry, all of one color end up reversed except selection \n david solomon \n degrees of freedom \n john bannon
2018
solomon's secrets
David Solomon

Folded Discovery

Inspired by

2018


31



the last card trick of ed marlo \n marker moved on 3x3 grid of cards \n jon racherbaumer \n "precognition with cards" (martin gardner, hugard's magic monthly, oct. 1961)
2021
output
Jon Racherbaumer

The Last Card Trick of Ed Marlo

Inspired by "Precognition with Cards" (Martin Gardner, Hugard's Magic Monthly, Oct. 1961)

2021


25



the card of choice \n 3x4 grid, coin is moved according to instructions and ends on predicted card \n chris wardle
2021
genii
Chris Wardle

The Card of Choice

Apr. 2021


61



arte de cartografia \n cards with islands are shuffled and when laid out into a matrix form picture of a person \n ricardo rodriguez
2021
magia de altura y más
Ricardo Rodriguez

Arte de cartografia

2021


151



fold'em poker \n 3x3 layout, one additional card placed on one of the cards, tapestry folding and the performer's hand wins \n michael weber
2024
elixir
Michael Weber

Fold'em Poker

June 2024

Elixir
(Vol. 3 No. Wilson Issue)

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