23 entries in Cards / Sleights / False Count / General Comments
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Al Leech False Counts general comments
1954 16
Henry Christ Riffs of Henry Christ comments on
  • The Count of Elmsley
  • An Unsolved Mystery
  • The Lota Bowl Deck Switch
  • The Challenge
Fall-Spring 1971
Hierophant (Issue 5-6)
Karl Fulves False Counts
Epilogue (Issue Special No 5)
Karl Fulves False Count Notes
Epilogue (Issue Special No 5)
José de la Torre Psychological Approach to False Counts most natural count is identified as starting in dealing position and counting into right-hand fingertip grip
  • Weird Count
  • Shocking-Weird Count
  • Tip of Fingers Count (an acceptable count)
  • Dealing Position Count (This is the most natural way to count cards!)
1978 11
José de la Torre General Comments (on false counts)
1978 34
Karl Fulves Impossible False Counts on count problems that have no good solution
1979 4
Karl Fulves Notes For A Dollar doing false counts with bill between cards and other uses for bills
Related to 1982 27
Wesley James Counts
1990 1
Wesley James Six New Counts chapter intro
Related to 1990 2
Jon Racherbaumer Useful Definitions
  • Count
  • Disposition
  • Plane State
1992 56
Vicente Canuto Capitulo 12: Las Cuentas Falsas, 1a Parte chapter intro
1993 237
Roberto Giobbi False Display Count Introduction
1996 309
Tommy Wonder Counting Cards, Unnatural Rhythms and Other Problems
  • When Counting is Better
  • Not Always the Best Solution
1996 97
Roberto Giobbi False Display Counts, Part 2
1998 593
Fredric P. Lamazor I. Counts list of false counts
1999 10
Wesley James The Direction of False Count clarifying the counting direction
2004 62
Wesley James Four-as-Four (Hiding Two, FAF-Two) Counts discussion of 4-as-4 counts
  • The FAF-Two C Count
Related to 2004 380
Roberto Giobbi Rule of the Eye misdirection for Double Lift, Zarrow Shuffle, Elmsley Count
June 2008
Genii (Vol. 71 No. 6)
Wesley James Four-as-Four (Hiding Two, FAF-Two) Counts discussion of 4-as-4 counts
  • The FAF-Two M Count
  • The FAF-Two C Count
  • Application Notes
Related to 2010 107
Harry Lorayne About Counts four-as-four counts in End Grip
  • The Center Switch Count
  • The Double Double Count
  • The Lorayne Count
Related to 2011 126
Tom Rose The Natural Count "The approach you are about to read increases any type of false count's deceptiveness massively!", commentary on false counts
2018 34
Steve Reynolds Playing Heavy Displays section intro, on Mentzer's "Counts, Cuts, Moves, and Subtlety"
Output (Issue 1)