39 entries in Numbers / Number Forces / Dice
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Dice Box dice glued in box in secret compartment as force
1876 Modern Magic 187
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Conradis Zauberwürfel die with only three different numbers, to force an object in a row of four
Aug. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 8) 127
Number Force with Dice dice glued in matchbox
1940 The Jinx (Issue 78) 514
Al Baker Cooperative Conjuring with (forcing) dice, between ten and thirty
Also published here 1941 Magical Ways and Means 76
Clement de Lion Die Force Improvement one of four cards with rolling of die, see 202 Method of Forcing for original
1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 12) 45
George G. Kaplan The Odd-Even Force forcing an even or odd number with three dice, (reverse) svengali forcing deck
1948 The Fine Art of Magic 231
Will Spoof Predict-Die sum prediction, with rolled die
1948 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 166) 667
Walter Behm Zahlen-Forcieren two ways to force a four-digit number
  • with dice
  • with bills
1953 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 14 No. 5) 142
Bobby Bernard Miko Prediction die to get a number, 3 1/2 card gag
1958 Magic in Miniature 4
Ken Krenzel Never Say Die thought of number matched rolled number
1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 48
Karl Fulves Logic Dice "Math Trix"
die thrown and turned according to rules, final number predicted
Related toVariations Oct. 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 12) 1058
Karl Fulves Logic Dice die is turned around some times according to simple rules, end result is predicted
Related to 1979 Faro Possibilities 33
Technicolor Dice No. 27, different colored dice, prediction of rolled sum
1981 Self-Working Table Magic 31
Karl Fulves Logic Dice No. 29, divining chosen number, quarter turn instructions
Related to 1981 Self-Working Table Magic 34
Stephen Tucker Domino Match two dice put in match box, numbers are predicted with domino
1981 Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 5) 85
Stephen Tucker Poker Logic with two poker dice, card prediction
Inspired by 1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 12) 219
Karl Fulves Super Prophet No. 99, numbers from one to six listed a few times and added, total predicted
Inspired by 1983 Self-Working Number Magic 137
Piet Forton Zaubern mit Würfeln various easy tricks with dice
  • divination of number
  • forcing a number, with matchbox
  • easy bank night routine with dice
1983 Je geschickter desto Zauberer 5
Shigeo Futagawa Four-Tell On Dice number forced with special colored dice
1986 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 5 84
Christoph Borer Mehrere-Würfel-Force forcing an object among twelve, two dice
Related to 1991 Risque 18
Christoph Borer Imaginäre Würfel Force forcing a number with invisible dice
1991 Risque 21
Christoph Borer Mehrere-Würfel-Force forcing an object among twelve, two dice, with several outs
Related to 1991 Magie 6
Steve Dusheck Miami Dice three dice shaken in plastic box, total predicted
1993 Dusheck's Mental Magic 66
Alex Elmsley Like a Rolling Bone forcing the number four with an ungaffed die
1994 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 73
Jerry Mentzer 3 or 4 Force Using a Special Die forcing an item in a row of six, propless or with mis-spotted die
1994 Close-Up File 24
Steve Dusheck Dice Force using die with same number on all sides, shaken in cup
Related to 1994 Dusheck's Close-Up Magic 109
U. F. Grant Number Force with Dice dice shaken in matchbox
1995 Great Tricks Revisited 19
Henry Christ 49 Force two dice used in some calculation that results in 49
Related to 1996 Underworld (Issue 4) 47
Nick Trost The Eliminator Uses gaffed dice (mispotted) to locate card in one of six piles, credit info for plot given to publication in Nouvelles Recreations, Physiques et Mathematiques (Gilles-Edme Guyot, 1740)
Inspired by 1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 142
George Sands, Mitsunobu Matsuyama "Lucky 13" Force Using a fair dice to force bottom card of seven card packet, by eliminating cards at rolled number repeatedly, independently discovered by Mitsunobu Matsuyama
1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 144
Reinhard Müller Taxi Dice die thrown and turned according to rules, final number predicted, presentation for the effect
Inspired by 2001 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 5) 131
Al Baker Cooperative Conjuring with (forcing) dice, between ten and thirty
Also published here 2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 211
Christoph Borer Mehrere-Würfel-Force
2006 Compilation 113
Karl Fulves Total Test six dice with all numbers from one to six on table, spectator covers two groups of three each, performer moves dice under either object around so both totals match, with variations involving prediction or divinations
  • The Over-Under
  • Workout
  • Cube Count
  • The Fix Is In
2008 Prolix (Issue 4) 221
Karl Fulves Retrograde Dice "capturing the past"
three different-colored dice thrown by spectator, numbers added, dice turned according to instructions and numbers added, end sum predicted, number on hidden die divined
2008 Xtra Credit (Issue 2) 5
Karl Fulves Flat Dice six dice, spectator rolls three, numbers drawn in 2x3 grid, repeated, addition made, number force, book test application or counting to Aces
2009 Prolix (Issue 6) 391
Tom Stone Dice Force simple gaffed die to force a number
Related to 2011 Maelstrom 4
Max Maven Motor-Saikoro
  • Lost Horizons
die is turned on a lay-out, number on which a match-up occurs is predicted, originally with an ESP die
Also published here
  • "Motor-Saikoro" (Phil Goldstein, ESP Dice Mysteries, 1986)
Aug. 2015 Genii (Vol. 78 No. 8) 20
Karl Fulves Para-Dice forcing a number with sure shot dice box, as part of gambling prediction type routine
Related to 2015 Errata (Issue 1) 20