40 entries in Cards / Sleights / Force / Psychological Forces / Riffling or Springing through Cards
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown To Force a Person to Think of a Particular Card from fan or during riffling with slight stop at step
Related to 1889 Tricks with Cards 12
Unknown Psychological Riffle Force stopping at a card in the middle slightly
1890 More Magic 12
William E. Robinson New Thought Card Sleights - Third Method springing from hand to hand
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 36
L'Homme Masqué Kinetoscopic Force cards riffled in front of spectator and King of Spades among Club cards is mistaken for King of Clubs, spectator holds deck as it is riffled, non-index cards used here
Also published here Sep. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 3) 43
S. W. Erdnase A. By the Riffle "Methods for Determining a Card Thought Of"
Related toVariations 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 166
S. W. Erdnase B. By Springing Flourish "Methods for Determining a Card Thought Of"
Related toVariations 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 166
L'Homme Masqué Kinetoscopic Force cards riffled in front of spectator and King of Spades among Club cards is mistaken for King of Clubs
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1909 The Art of Magic 77
Unknown Forcing Thought Principle - Several Methods of Forcing a Certain Card during riffle, springing, fanning
1935 Mental Magic with Cards 8
Unknown Forcing the Mental Selection of a Card and Tricks Therewith by spreading, by riffling
Related to 1938 Greater Magic 329
Unknown Forcing the Mental Selection by Prearrangement only court card among number cards, two methods
1938 Greater Magic 333
Unknown Forcing a Card by Springing the Cards forcing second card
1938 Greater Magic 335
Eddie Joseph Psychological Riffle Peek Force in-jogged card affects slight pause at force card
1942 Greater Card Tricks 57
C. L. Boarde In His Hands spectator riffles cards himself and thinks of one, card is located
1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 97) 393
Arthur H. Buckley The Riffle Force card thought of during riffling, slight pause
1948 The Card Expert Entertains 130
Bob Madison Psychological Riffle Force "think a card"
1961 An Evening with Charlie Miller 65
Max Malini Riffle Force psychological riffle force, break, see p. 93 for more information
Related to 1962 Malini and His Magic 68
Edward G. Brown A Card Thought of by an Assistant think of a card forces, while riffling through the cards, different methods
1973 The Card Magic of Edward G. Brown 192
Ken Krenzel Spring Thought card is thought of during spring flourish
1982 Best of Friends 221
Edward Marlo Think-a-card Peek Force spectator thinks of a card while performer riffles through them, psychological force
1983 Marlo's Plus Package 39
Frederick Braue FB Thought-Card Force force card has injogged card below it, spectator thinks of one as deck is riffled through (1936)
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 7
Unknown Spring Force with slight pause
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 1
Roger Crosthwaite Erdnase Method A "Technical Roots"
Inspired byRelated to 1994 Roger's Thesaurus 48
Roger Crosthwaite Variation Two: Visual Stop Technique riffling through card with short pause
1994 Roger's Thesaurus 50
Roger Crosthwaite Erdnase Method B "Technical Roots"
springing face-up with short pause, credit information
Inspired by 1994 Roger's Thesaurus 52
Karl Fulves Stop & Think comments on psychological forces in which cards are riffled before spectator's eyes
Related to 1996 Blocking Off 6
J. W. Sarles Riffle and Think prominent KS between red spot cards riffled before spectator
Inspired by 1996 Blocking Off 9
Karl Fulves Psychological Riffle Force Handling in-jogged card as short card
1996 Blocking Off 11
Karl Fulves Notes on psychological riffle force
Related to 1996 Blocking Off 13
Charlie Miller, R. Paul Wilson Court Card Riffle Force only court card with short card before is "thought of"
Related to 1997 The Inslow Effect 14
Ellis Stanyon The "Ruffle" Force with an Ordinary Pack No. 11, stopping shortly at middle of riffle and holding break, spectator hopefully remembers the only card he sees
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 275
Ellis Stanyon Forcing in Connection with Springing the Cards from One Hand to the Other No. 13, stopping the spring slightly at a card
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 275
Chan Canasta Audience Involvement psychological riffle force
Variations 2000 Chan Canasta — A Remarkable Man 75
Chan Canasta Psychological Riffle Force and Classic Force Combination two spectators select the same card
2000 Chan Canasta — A Remarkable Man 89
L'Homme Masqué The King of Clubs: A trick of L'Homme Masqué cards riffled in front of spectator and King of Hearts among Club cards is mistaken for King of Clubs, spectator holds deck as it is riffled, card then removed from pocket
Also published here July 2000 Genii (Vol. 63 No. 7) 33
Helder Guimarães Psychological Bank Force as deck is riffled through, bank of forcing cards
2011 Ontology Project 24
Bill Woodfield The Kaleidoscopic Card spectator thinks of a picture card while deck is riffled in front of him, card vanishes, Queen of Spades between Club cards is mistaken for Queen of Clubs
Related toAlso published here
  • Genii, Nov. 1964
Dec. 2012 Genii (Vol. 75 No. 11 & 12) 100
Asi Wind Double Digits Force forcing two one-digit numbers by riffling through cards and spectator names two values he sees
Inspired by 2019 Paper Work 7
Christoph Borer Psychological Riffle force duplicates
2022 A String of Pearls 28
Max Malini Psychological Riffle Force with routining, out, finding apparently forgotten first card as well
Related to 2022 Max Malini 264
Chan Canasta One-Handed Psychological Riffle Force
2022 Max Malini 266