178 entries in Cards / Sleights / Reverses / Half Pass
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown Classic Pass Half Pass top portion pulled face-up underneath
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 96
Unknown Classic Pass Half Pass
1876 Modern Magic 14
Unknown Classic Pass Half Pass
1889 Tricks with Cards 119
Unknown Die Volte mit zwei Händen several handlings (similar to Decremps), also as half pass
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 1
Unknown Drehvolte half pass, brief
Apr. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 4) 53
Unknown Die halbe Volte oder "Das Teilen des Spieles" "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
bottom half passed reversed to bottom
Related to Sep. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 9) 132
Unknown Top-to-Bottom Half Pass
1931 Controlled Coincidence 9
Unknown One-Card Half-Pass bottom card, spread cover
1932 "Eye-Openers" 11
Unknown Half Pass bottom half
1932 "Eye-Openers" 13
Unknown Half Pass turning lower half over
1933 More "Eye-Openers" 10
Unknown Classic Pass Half Pass brief
1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 22) 129
Unknown Half Pass brief
1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 181
Unknown Half Pass brief
Aug. 1943 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 3) 10
Unknown Classic Pass Half Pass very brief
1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 185
Unknown Half Pass with packet
1954 Sleightly Sensational 20
James Steranko Action Half Pass as top half is replaced
1960 Steranko on Cards 63
Harry Lorayne Table Edge Half Pass for full deck as cards are sweeped off table
1962 Close-up Card Magic 27
Unknown Half Pass very brief
1962 Close-up Card Magic 34
Unknown Spread Half Pass
1964 Personal Secrets 7
Karl Fulves Tabled Half Pass
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Preliminary Notes on Part Two 47
Unknown Spread Half Pass
1973 Rim Shots 21
Larry Jennings 3 Reverses
Related toAlso published here 1973 Epilogue (Issue 17) 157
Murray Bonfeld Bonfeld Half Pass swing cut cover
VariationsAlso published here 1973 Epilogue (Issue 19) 181
Lin Searles Half Passed Turnover
Related to 1973 Means & Ends 30
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
Variations 1975 Epilogue (Issue Special No 2) 251
Edward Marlo Marlo Half Pass for small packet or deck, wedge break, two grips
Related toAlso published here 1976 Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 7) 88
Ken Krenzel, Harvey Rosenthal Mechanical Reverse
1976 Close-Up Sampler — Part 1 3
Edward Marlo As A Half Pass Wrist Turn Half Pass
1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 89
Edward Marlo The Tilt Half Pass
Related toVariations 1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 75
Edward Marlo Turn Around Action added note to the "Tilt Half Pass"
Related to 1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 83
Edward Marlo Turn Around Half Pass
1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 99
Harvey Rosenthal Half Pass
1977 Packet Switches (Part Three) 199
Harvey Rosenthal Half Pass To Middle from bottom to center
1977 Packet Switches (Part Three) 201
Harvey Rosenthal Mechanical Reverse to Center
1977 Packet Switches (Part Three) 130
Ken Krenzel The Mechanical Reverse
1978 The Card Classics of Ken Krenzel 207
Doug Edwards Tipsy Turnover method to reverse all but top cards
1978 Cardmania 19
Roy Walton The Spread Half Pass
Inspired by 1978 The Spread Half-Pass 3
Unknown Charlier Cut Half Pass
1979 CardMagic 36
Frank Garcia Surprise Reversal bottom cards with spread cover
1980 Exclusive Card Miracles 14
Edward Marlo Half Pass with rubber banded deck
1981 Cardworks 90
Karl Fulves The Masked Pass
1981 Milennium Aces 3
Karl Fulves The Concept of Cover cover techniques for the masked pass
Related to 1981 Milennium Aces 8
Karl Fulves Snap Shots convincer condition that all cards are face down
1981 Milennium Aces 17
Karl Fulves Over Pass
1981 Milennium Aces 41
Karl Fulves Under Pass while cutting the deck, seated
1981 Milennium Aces 43
Karl Fulves Pass Generators on half passes
1981 Milennium Aces 52
Karl Fulves The Right-Hand Pass with outjogged card
1981 Milennium Aces 53
Karl Fulves One Hand Half Passes 1. Charlier Cut
2. The Jordan Half Pass
3. Fan Pass
4. Single Card
5. Table Pass
6. One-hand Cut
7. Thru-The-Fist Flourish
Related to 1981 Milennium Aces 59
Neal Elias The Elias Half Pass
Variations 1981 Milennium Aces 61
Lin Searles, Jerry K. Hartman Lin Searles' Half Passed Turnover not described, ideas by Jerry K. Hartman
Related to 1981 Milennium Aces 65
Karl Fulves Flip Over openly done
1981 Milennium Aces 69
Unknown The Mechanical Reverse
1981 Milennium Aces 81
Murray Bonfeld The Bonfeld Half Pass swing cut cover
Also published here 1981 Milennium Aces 86
Karl Fulves The Right-Hand Pass brief
Related to 1981 Octet 50
Ken Simmons A Further Fantastic Move Tilt Half Pass & Future Reverse combo
Inspired byRelated to 1981 Cards — With a Different Touch 9
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
1982 The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 27
Unknown Half Pass basic half pass, briefly
1982 Best of Friends 160
Henry Christ Christ Twist
1982 Best of Friends 509
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
1982 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 1 87
Edward Marlo Nuevo Volteo o Medio Salto Marlo Half Pass, for small packet or deck, wedge break
Also published here 1982 Magia Potagia — Volume II 17
Unknown Charlier Cut Half Pass
1983 Worknotes On Brainwave 115
Frank Simon Spread Half Pass with out-jogged card
1983 Versatile Card Magic 43
Edward Marlo Cardician's Mind Keeps Working draw shift variation
Related to 1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 258
Henry Christ Christ Twist
1984 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 17 & 18) 163
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse brief
1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 180
Ken Krenzel, Louis Histed Half-Passed Histed peeked at card turns over twice in pocket, featuring Pocket Half Pass
Variations 1985 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 4 101
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
1985 Best of Friends — Volume II 361
Henry Christ The Christ Twist
1986 The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 99
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
1986 The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 30
Edward Marlo Half Pass under Top Card
1986 Thirty Five Years Later 12
Ken Simmons, Edward Marlo Bold Half Pass KM type half pass
  • First Method
  • Second Method
  • First Handling
  • Second Handling (Marlo)
1986 Riffling the Pasteboards 48
Unknown Half Pass brief
1986/99 Three Miracle Routines 38
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
1987 Star Quality — The Magic of David Regal 41
David Regal Spread Half Pass Handling
1987 Star Quality — The Magic of David Regal 209
Dai Vernon Half Pass
1987 The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 1 106
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
Dec. 1987 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10 No. 12) 1433
Larry Jennings Spread Half Pass Handling
1987 Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1 No. 8) 8
Henry Christ Christ Twist
1987 The Commercial Magic of J.C. Wagner 134
Randy Wakeman Covered Half Pass used as force here (Stewart James' "Nullifactor")
1987 Special Effects 4
Edward Marlo Tabled Half Pass
1987 Special Effects 92
Jerry Sadowitz Slip Cut Half Pass
1987 Inspirations 26
Unknown Half Pass brief
1988 The Magic Way 154
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
1988 The Cardwright 106
Henry Christ, Larry Jennings The Christ Twist
1988 The Cardwright 173
Scott Robinson Down Shift Circle Shift as a half pass
Inspired by 1988 The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 24) 409
Larry Jennings Christ Twist
1989 The Black & White Trick 59
Henry Christ The Christ Twist
1989 Cartas Certificadas 88
Jim Patton The Patton Half Pass
1990 Ultra Cervon 149
Bruce Cervon Variations of the Patton Half Pass three variants
1990 Ultra Cervon 151
Bruce Cervon The Free-Turn Half Pass
1990 Ultra Cervon 155
Bruce Cervon The Retrograde Half Pass
1990 Ultra Cervon 157
Ken Krenzel, Louis Histed Half-Passed Histed half pass in pocket
1990 Close-up Impact! 16
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse here with small packet
1990 Close-up Impact! 61
Ken Simmons Simmons Half Pass
Related to 1990 Finally! 22
Harvey Rosenthal Rosenthal Mechanical Reverse Transfer
1990 The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 34) 613
Unknown Half-Pass
1990 Focus 25
Unknown Half Pass with small packet
1991 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 70
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
1991 Carneycopia 197
Unknown Half Pass
1991 Sveroni Original 13
Stewart James Nullifactor Move one-handed turnover of deck while keeping top card in place
1992 The Olram File (Issue 12) 1
Unknown Spread Half Pass
1992 The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 42) 750
Ernest Earick Rotary Reverse as deck is turned over
Related to 1993 By Forces Unseen 19
Peter Duffie, Stewart James Nullifactor Variation deck moved to table and spread, deck turned over under top card
1993 Applications 34
Unknown Table Tap Cover for Half Pass
1993 Card Selection 3
Alex Elmsley Half Pass with small packet
1994 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 465
Meir Yedid Tips on the Spread Half-Pass
1994 Magical Wishes 17
Gary Ouellet Fractions on the half pass
1994 The Pass 107
Henry Christ Christ Twist
1994 Roger's Thesaurus 94
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
1994 Roger's Thesaurus 175
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
1994 Notable Magic! 10
Peter Duffie The Correction Pass for cleaning up a faced deck
Inspired by
  • "Paul Curry Half Pass" (Something Borrowed, Something New)
1995 Duffie's Card Compulsions 252
Darwin Ortiz Table Edge Half Pass
1995 Cardshark 50
Unknown Half Pass
1995 Natural Selections 89
Edward Marlo Marlo's Wrist Turn Pass
  • The Basic Move
  • A Platform Pass
  • As a Table Pass
  • As a Drop Cover Pass
  • As a Half Pass
Related toAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Oct. 1975
1995 M.I.N.T. — Volume II 243
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
1996 Notes on Card Tricks and Other Diversions 30
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
1996 The Books of Wonder — Volume 1 199
Unknown Half Pass brief
1996 The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue Las Vegas Close-Up) 188
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
1996 Classic Sampler 6
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
1996 Workers Number 5 31
Michael Close The Half Pass cover for stand-up use
1996 Workers Number 5 141
William Goodwin Mechanical Reverse Variation
1996 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 62) 1198
Unknown Half Pass
1996 The Minotaur (Vol. 8 No. 2) 9
Baltazar Fuentes Vertigo Secret Deck Reversal spread half-pass followed by half-pass to turn over whole deck with previously reversed bottom card
Variations 1996 Arempi 33
Unknown Small Packet Half Pass
1996 The Feints and Temps of Harry Riser 199
Larry Jennings, Ken Krenzel Small-Packet Handling of the Mechanical Reverse
1997 Jennings '67 238
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
1997 Ingenuities 61
Ronald A. Wohl (Ravelli), Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
1997 Virtual Foolery 14
Gordon Boyd White Knuckled Reversal card reversal
Inspired by 1997 Trephine 37
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
1999 Drawing Room Deceptions 256
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
1999 21st Century Card Magic 113
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
1999 Natural Selections — Volume II 72
Unknown Classic Pass Half Pass top half dragged to bottom
1999 Theater of the Mind 109
Roy Walton The Spread Half Pass
2000 Card College — Volume 4 987
Henry Christ The Christ Twist very natural handling
2000 Card College — Volume 4 988
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
2000 Card College — Volume 4 991
Aaron Fisher The Gravity Half Pass invisible Half Pass
Related to 2002 The Paper Engine 15
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
2002 Constant Fooling 1 58
Aaron Fisher A Half Pass Variation while bringing the deck to eye level and looking at the faces
2002 The Paper Engine 24
Aaron Fisher Outjog Half Pass cover for half pass
2002 Penumbra (Issue 3) 12
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Half Pass under Top Card
2002 Hofzinser's Card Tricks 116
John Carney Half Pass whole deck under cover card
2002 The Book of Secrets 187
Karl Fulves Bonfeld Half Pass Variation swing cut cover
Inspired by 2003 Off The Books (Issue 9) 163
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Spread Half-Pass revolving opposite to Roy Walton's method
Related to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 118
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Spread Half-Pass revolving opposite to Roy Walton's method
Related to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 131
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Back-Flip Half-Pass opposite direction than usual
Related to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 132
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Dribble Half-Pass
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 133
Unknown Half Pass
2003 Seven By Michel Huot 20
Bob Farmer Turnantula half pass as pack(et) is turned over
2004 Enchantments 389
Ron Frost Fast Food Flip Basically just a Half pass with one card. Even he admits it's just a Half Pass. (Why give it a new name then?)
2004 After The Force 31
Larry Jennings, Ken Krenzel Partial Mechanical Reverse with half the deck, while holding the other half in dealing position
2005 Up In Smoke 45
Allan Ackerman The HP Half Pass Hidden Packet maneuver, under cover of thumb fan
2005 Ackerman 2004 11
Allan Ackerman, Harvey Rosenthal HP Center Load Variation Hidden Packet maneuver, small block reversed and loaded into center
2005 Ackerman 2004 13
Unknown Half Pass very brief
2007 Best of Friends — Volume III 508
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse brief
2007 Handcrafted Card Magic 36
Arturo de Ascanio Covering the Half Pass brief
2008 The Magic of Ascanio — More Studies of Card Magic 231
Roy Walton Spread Half Pass
2008 Prolix (Issue 4) 232
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
2008 El Manuscrito (Vol. 1 No. 4) 59
Paul Cummins, Ken Krenzel, Ronald A. Wohl (Ravelli) Mechanical Reverse Variation
2010 Reinventing the Real 50
Tyler Wilson, Roy Walton Trigger Action Half Pass
2010 Reinventing the Real 88
Roy Walton, Tyler Wilson Spread Half Pass Variation without spread
2010 Reinventing the Real 149
Tom Gagnon Half Pass One using tabled ribbon spread cover, application in which peeked-at card turns over
2011 Avant-Cards 17
Unknown Classic Pass Half Pass top section pulled around to bottom
2011 Curtain Call 132
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
2012 53 Friends 40
Ernest Earick Rotary Reverse brief, see Rotary Reverse
2012 53 Friends 41
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse
2013 Magia Demente 42
Unknown Half Pass
2013 The Magic of Steven Hamilton 30
So Sato The Turnover Half Pass
2016 The Secrets of So Sato 26
So Sato Seated Half Pass Handling
Related to
  • Peter Duffie (Card Conspiracy, 2003)
2016 The Secrets of So Sato 181
Michael Feldman "Shrug" Half Pass one-handed
2017 The Pages are Blank 20
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse while squaring in-the-hands spread
Oct. 2018 Elixir (Vol. 2 No. 1 (Summer #2)) 76
Tony Chang Reversal refinement of Mechanical Reverse
Inspired by 2019 The Neat Review (Issue 2 - New York City 2019) 166
Jeremiah Zuo Excursus 1: The Half Pass
2019 Confessions of A Magic Fan 15
Jeremiah Zuo A Half-Pass While Riffle Shuffling
2019 Confessions of A Magic Fan 16
Jeremiah Zuo A Half Pass While Overhand Shuffling
2019 Confessions of A Magic Fan 17
Unknown Half Pass with small packet
2019 Secret Language — Volume 1 92
Unknown Mechanical Reverse after cull
May 2020 Elixir (Vol. 3 No. 1 Part 1 (Spring #2)) 215
Michael Feldman Shrug Half Pass one-handed
2020 Magic for BLM 115
Stewart James Nullifactor Move one-handed turnover of deck while keeping top card in place
2020 Output (Issue 7) 15