42 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Location / Spectator locates Card / Spectator finds Performer's Card and vice versa
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown Card in Pocket. I performer finds spectator's card and vice versa
1938 Greater Magic 253
Lu Brent Unbelievable Coincidence Spectator and magician each think of a card and write it down, each pull out a card from the deck, turns out they find each other's card
1956 Fifteen Star Card Effects 5
Lu Brent Autographic Minds Spectator and magician each select and sign a card, lost in the deck, later manage to find each other's signed card
1956 Fifteen Star Card Effects 8
Al Koran Double Thought spectator finds performer's card and the other way around, marked deck
Related toVariations 1967 Al Koran's Professional Presentations 89
Jerry K. Hartman Crossed Thoughts spectator and magician find each other's cards
1973 Means & Ends 67
Jerry K. Hartman Halt One Two Spectator and magician each stops on each other's card
1973 Means & Ends 78
Karl Fulves Quid Pro Quota card chosen from packet, position remembered by spectator counting procedure
  • (A) Lockdown (11-card packet)
  • (B) Futures/Options (10-card packet)
  • (C) Go Fourth (10 cards, faro)
  • (D) Point of View (14 pointer cards)
  • (E) Cue Test
  • (F) First and Ten (spectator finds magicians card and vice versa)
  • (G) Doctor Cue
  • (H) HI Test
  • (I) Xtantra
  • (J) Doctor's Out
  • (K) Outback
Variations 1989 Prototype 3
Christoph Borer Double Thought half forcing deck, spectator and magician find the selection of the other
Inspired byAlso published here 1989 Seminarheft 32
Christoph Borer Double Thought half forcing deck, spectator and magician find the selection of the other
Inspired byAlso published here 1991 Magie 18
J. W. Sarles After Dark spectator and performer think a card, spectator and performer find each other's card
Related to 1995 Underworld (Issue 2) 19
J. W. Sarles After Dark different handling, spectator choses and loses card in corner of room, performer as well, both remove a card from spread and they're each other's card
Related to 1995 The Fine Print (Issue 2) 17
Karl Fulves My Card Isn't deck shuffled, performer thinks of card, spectator cuts it to top, tables it and thinks of new top card and cuts again, performer takes out a card, both are right
Related to 1995 The Fine Print (Issue 2) 23
Karl Fulves Malefactor number of cards between all Kings and Jacks memorized
Inspired by
  • Moe's Move-a-Card
1995 The Fine Print (Issue 2) 24
Mark Garetz, Al Koran Persistence of Thought with camera flash unit
Inspired by 1997 Virtual Foolery 12
Karl Fulves After Dark No. 44, spectator locates magician's card and vice versa
2001 My Best Self-Working Card Tricks 100
Mike Porstmann, Leo Behnke Die Nadel im Heuhaufen performer and spectator each choose a card from half the deck, halves exchanged and the cards found with spelling
Inspired by
  • trick in Professional Close-Up (Leo Behnke)
2001 Intermagic (Vol. 24 No. 3-5) 154
Wayne Dobson Think As I Think
Inspired by 2002 Dobson's Choice 11
Christoph Borer Double Thought half forcing deck, spectator and magician find the selection of the other
Inspired byAlso published here 2003 Bisingen 03 21
Christoph Borer Double Thought half forcing deck, spectator and magician find the selection of the other
Also published here 2006 Compilation 55
Michael Powers Subtle Princess performer and spectator each select a card from a five-card packet, performer finds spectator's card and vice versa
Inspired by
  • "People's Princess" (Jon Racherbaumer, GeMiNi online board)
2006 Power Plays 155
Christoph Borer Double Thought half forcing deck, spectator and magician find the selection of the other
Inspired byAlso published here 2007 Der Stoff aus dem die Wunder sind 17
Paul Vigil Diplopia one thought-of (and removed) card by performer and one by spectator, performer finds spectator's card and vice versa
Inspired by
  • "Tap a Lack" (Paul Cummins, MAGIC, July 2005)
Related toVariations
2007 Diplopia 3
Karl Fulves Cross Colors deck separated in colors, unknown black card pocketed by spectator, guessed by spectator, then red card pocketed by performer and guessed by him, both match
Inspired by
  • Number Four in Joe Berg's Private Card Problems
Related to
2007 Prolix (Issue 3) 172
Karl Fulves Eureka deck separated in colors, unknown black card pocketed by spectator, guessed by spectator, then red card pocketed by performer and guessed by him, both match
Related to 2007 Prolix (Issue 3) 173
Nick Trost ESP Double Thought with ESP cards
Inspired by 2009 Subtle Card Creations — Volume 2 569
Al Koran, Roberto Giobbi One-Deck Do-as-I-Do miscalling
Related to 2010 Secret Agenda (Issue July 26) 223
Pit Hartling Tal Cual performer and spectator each think of a card, they locate each other's cards
Also published here 2010 El Manuscrito (Vol. 3 No. 13) 370
Darwin Ortiz Sorcerer's Apprentice spectator and performer locate each other's cards
Related to 2012 Lessons in Card Mastery 277
Patrick G. Redford Card Counter performer divines card, then spectator does so with multiple cards
Also published here
  • “Card Counter” (Patrick G. Redford, Square 2010, n. p.)
2014 Applesauce 99
Jerry K. Hartman Crossed Thoughts deck shuffled, spectator chooses a card as performer deals through cards, then a second card is freely thought of and writes it on the back of the first selection, performer does same procedure afterwards and the selection matches the spectator's thought of card written on the back and vice versa
Sep. 2015 Genii (Vol. 78 No. 9) 47
Karl Fulves Club Double with Ace through Ten of Clubs in a row, performer writes both cards on billet upside down in reverse order
2015 The Lowdown (Issue 1) 19
Pit Hartling Thought Exchange performer and spectator each glimpse card in one half, they locate each other's cards, half stack
Inspired byRelated to 2016 In Order to Amaze 70
Pit Hartling Just Like That performer and spectator each think of a card, they locate each other's cards
Also published here 2016 In Order to Amaze 112
Ondřej Pšenička Diplopia on Steroids Diplopia done with Butterfly Cards, magician and spectator each pick of a card, then find each other's card, uses Butterfly cards
Inspired by 2017 The Secret of the Butterflies 82
Robert Ramirez Casting the Spell No. 1, performer and spectator each select a card, one spells to the other
2017 Unexpected Impuzzibilities 3
Matt Baker Casablanca Spectator predicts which card magician will freely select, magician divines card selected by spectator
Inspired byRelated to 2019 The Buena Vista Shuffle Club 31
Matt Baker Location Sensing Device Magician locates spectator's card, and vice versa
Inspired by 2019 The Buena Vista Shuffle Club 40
Helder Guimarães Synchronicity "An Act of Pure Luck"
  • First and Second Phase: spectator and performer each select a card from half the deck and find each other's cards, spectator via Tantalizer
  • Third Phase: cards at chosen position in both halves match, then whole deck is mated
Inspired by 2019 Secret Language — Volume 1 432
Jon Racherbaumer The Blind Leading the Blind
  • Exhumations
performer finds spectator's touched selection while spectator finds performer's thought-of selection
Inspired by
  • "Tap a Lack" (Paul Cummins, MAGIC, July 2005)
Nov. 2021 Genii (Vol. 84 No. 11) 41
Michał Kociołek Synch performer and spectator each have half the deck, shuffle it and cut it into four piles, both remember a card from one pile and assemble the packets, the halves are exchanged and dealt, both stop at each others cards
Inspired by 2021 More Plots & Methods 8
Moritz Mueller Just the Two of Us
  • Den Weg nach Hause finden
  • Ein Sonderfall
2021 Ransom Notes 44
Ryan Goh Double Thot Spectator finds performer's card and vice versa.
Inspired byRelated to 2021 Stylo 59