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Charles T. Jordan The Nifty Key
VariationsAlso published here The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 15
Ralph W. Hull A Mental Card Mystery tabled card turn out to be free selection, requiring two Jokers, top change and mexican turnover
Related toVariations "Eye-Openers" 15
Unknown An Effective Poker Deal re-deal stacking done by spectator, double duke suggestion
Related toVariations Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 108
Stewart James Miraskill
Related toVariations The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 24) 147
Percy Abbott 2. Abbott's version. "The Certain Card Trick." spectator cuts anywhere and remembers bottom card, estimation, dealing out in packets and asking in which one it is
Variations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 37
Martin Gardner, Edward Marlo Gardner-Marlo Poker Routine
Related toVariations Let's See the Deck 28
George G. Kaplan Coincidence? No. Prevision? Yes three decks, two shuffled and dealt face up, at one point same card appears at same position, this card is reversed in the third deck
Related toVariations My Best 94
Edward Marlo Spade Shuffle blocks
Related toVariations Marlo In Spades 46
Frederick Braue The Homing Card Kaps favorite
Related toVariations Show Stoppers with Cards 13
Paul Curry Curry's Paradox Various geometrical vanishes of squares in rectangles and squares
Variations Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 139
Dr. Jacob Daley, Dai Vernon The Last Trick of Dr. Jacob Daley
Variations The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 210
Dai Vernon Twisting the Aces original version
Related toVariations More Inner Secrets of Card Magic 5
Frank Everhardt Chicago Opener
Related toVariations Million Dollar Card Secrets 13
Edward G. Brown The Twelve Card Thought Transition
Variations The Card Magic of Edward G. Brown 39
Paul Harris Grasshopper Card vanishes between two Kings, travels to between another two Kings
Variations SuperMagic 23
Edward Marlo On the Card to Case Ace through Seven, selection from packet travels to case, more than ten methods
Variations Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 14
Don England Twisted Hofzinser combo
Variations Best of Friends 420
Jerry Sadowitz The More Things Change
Related toVariations Alternative Card Magic 24
Daryl Martinez Rising Crime Display
Related toVariationsAlso published here For Your Entertainment Pleasure 28
Edward Marlo Leipzig Would have Loved This! ungaffed, odd-backed, using Curry's Swindle Switch
Variations Marlo without Tears 95
Paul Harris The Perfectionist red and blacks are apparently mixed but remain separated
Related toAlso published here A Close-Up Kinda Guy 55
David Williamson The Famous Three Card Trick three card version of Victor plot
Related toAlso published here Striking Magic 16
George D. Franzen The Dissolving Rubber Band as climax to usual penetration
Related toAlso published here Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10 No. 11) 1426
Dai Vernon The Intelligent Leaper interlock, two handlings
Variations The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 2 145
Darwin Ortiz The Dream Card odd-backed "signed card" type effect, card to wallet
Related toVariations Darwin Ortiz at the Card Table 81
John Bannon Tattoo You spectator's initials are transferred from red to blue card, red/blue double backer
Variations Smoke and Mirrors 38
Michael Close The MC Spread Double Lift hides back of bottom card throughout
Related toVariations Workers Number 2 40
Jack Carpenter Multiplex Reset Reset combined with double Travelers
Related toVariations Modus Operandi 21
Ernest Earick Bow-to-stern Control
Related toVariations By Forces Unseen 16
Jon Racherbaumer Dunbury Lie Speller - Eighteen-Card Version
Inspired by Simplicity at Your Fingertips 30
Allan Ackerman, Edward Marlo Marlo's Double Brainwave Update ungaffed
Variations Las Vegas Kardma 71
Dean Dill, Allan Ackerman The Gem-Money Cards bills are put next to Aces, Gemini Twins
Related toVariations Las Vegas Kardma 18
Simon Aronson Two Possibilities with impromptu handling in final comment
Variations Simply Simon 113
Darwin Ortiz Stripper Switch similar to slide-under
Variations Cardshark 161
Ken Krenzel Box Top card comes to top inside case, cased version
Inspired byRelated to Ingenuities 3
Simon Aronson Ringleader Ring on and off rubberband
Inspired byVariations Try the Impossible 269
Paul Curry The Relativity Lift two methods, with and without pencil
Related toVariationsAlso published here
  • "Genii", Vol. 46 No. 2. 1982
Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 6
Paul Cummins A La Annemann card is inserted by spectator, changes into selection, multiple changes
Related toVariations FASDIU II 1
Tyler Wilson Tyler Insults Tilt's Totally Inexplicable Elegance and Simplicity Tilt finesses
  • Right T.I.T.T.Y. Method
  • Left T.I.T.T.Y. Method
Related to
  • Tomas Blomberg's "Zilt", Jack Parker's "Ultra-Tilt"
Also published here
Just be Glad my Name isn't Greg 7
Tomas Blomberg Freakish Miracle #1 two decks with names of playing cards on the backs, shuffled and one dealt face up and one face down, card matches with writing on the back of other card and they also match when both cards are turned over
Inspired by
  • Tom Bowyer's "The Frequent Miracle" in "The Sphinx" Vol. 39, Nr. 3. P. 67. 1940
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 7 15
Tomas Blomberg The Freakish Miracle #2 two shuffled decks are dealt face up, when two cards match, card is turned over and number of dealt pairs until match occurred is written on it
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 7 16
Tomas Blomberg Freakish Miracle #3 three decks, two are shuffled and dealt face up and cards counted until same cards appear, same card is also found in third deck at the same position
Related to Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 7 17
Tomas Blomberg Freakish Miracle #4 three decks, cards have names of other cards written on the back, similar structure to Freakish Miracle # 1 & #3
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 7 18
Tomas Blomberg A Band On After doing Penetrating Rubber Bands / Crazy Mans Handcuffs, one of the rubberbands vanishes and appears looped on performer's ear
Inspired by Erik Nordvall Lecture Notes Asia 2006 17
R. Paul Wilson Refried Poker
  • The Nines Strategy
  • Sans Second Deal
Inspired byAlso published here Refried Poker 1
Karl Fulves Learning To Count three cards chosen one by one and cards counted on them until sixteen is reached, starting with the chosen card's value, Aces are next to chosen card and at sum of all values
Inspired byVariations Prolix (Issue 3) 198
Jack Parker, Tomas Blomberg Hard to Get Just Got Easy Magicians finds two selections
Inspired by 52 Memories 61
Jack Parker, Tomas Blomberg Rump Shaker Performer deals four Aces to himself twice, then gives everyone great hands in the third round, leaving the best hand (straight flush) for himself
Inspired by 52 Memories 81
David Solomon Revised Mexican Poker
Related toVariationsAlso published here The Wisdom of Solomon 21
Tomas Blomberg The Blomberg Variation
Inspired byVariationsAlso published here The Wisdom of Solomon 22
David Solomon, Tomas Blomberg Card In The Card Case Ace through King of Spades removed, spectator should name removed Spade, one then travels to case, gaffed and ungaffed handling
Inspired by The Wisdom of Solomon 61
Edward Marlo Cut Placement with explanation by Tomas Blomberg
7-7-7 29
Tomas Blomberg The Blomberg Variation
Also published here Solomon's Notes 16
Tomas Blomberg Filling the Void Cards Across with eccentric "card sandwich" theme
The Magician's Ltd Cookbook 46
Tomas Blomberg Die Blomberg Variante
Also published here Solomon's Notes 15
Tom Stone, Tomas Blomberg Reality Glitch off-beat sandwich-transposition combo
Vortex 27
Tom Stone King Castling sandwich-unequal transposition combo, inspired by Tomas Blomberg's & Axel Adlercreutz' "113 Grams", which was inspired by Luke Dancy's "Royale with Cheese"
Related to Vortex 33
Jerry K. Hartman Introduction book inspired by Tomas Blomberg idea
CAAN Craft 1
Tomas Blomberg Two Double Turnovers intro
Blomberg Laboratories 79
Tomas Blomberg Top Centre Double Turnover from the top of the deck
Blomberg Laboratories 79
Tomas Blomberg Relativity Push-off
Inspired by Blomberg Laboratories 81
Tomas Blomberg Proteus Bound while the deck is in the card box
  • Ambitious Card Ending
Inspired byRelated to Blomberg Laboratories 84
Tomas Blomberg Fuentes Load-Up Load-Up variation in which card ends up face-up second from top
Inspired by
  • Baltazar Fuentes Change (see Malone's "Radical Aces", MUM, Vol. 82 No. 11, Apr. 1993)
  • "Load-Up Move" (J. Stewart Smith, Top of the Deck, 1950)
Blomberg Laboratories 88
Tomas Blomberg Switchhopper selected card between the two red Queens travels appearing between the two black Queens
Blomberg Laboratories 89
Tomas Blomberg Optical Kosky
Inspired by
  • "Kosky's Invisible Card Exchange" (marketed ca. 1940)
Blomberg Laboratories 92
Tomas Blomberg ProHof from three selected cards spectator choose one, the three cards turn into the other three of same value, and selection appears face-up in the middle of the deck
Blomberg Laboratories 174
Tomas Blomberg Low Life Display
Inspired by Blomberg Laboratories 94
Tomas Blomberg Peel Slide Switch
Inspired by Blomberg Laboratories 97
Tomas Blomberg Three-Card Monster Homing Card version, where a face up card appears three times in a packet of three face down cards. Finally the performer ends up with only one card, and between the three tabled cards appears another one.
Inspired byRelated to Blomberg Laboratories 170
Tomas Blomberg 113 G Sandwich routine
-Phase one- red Kings find selected card
-Phase two- selected card transposes with tabled black Kings under case
Inspired by
  • "Royale with Cheese" (Luke Dancy, marketed, 2004)
Blomberg Laboratories 101
Tomas Blomberg Interlocked Daley red Aces transpose with black Kings
Inspired by Blomberg Laboratories 106
Tomas Blomberg Low Cost card between the red Jacks vanishes and appears between the tabled black Jacks
Inspired by Blomberg Laboratories 109
Tomas Blomberg Hindu Interlock force, switch and control of a card
Blomberg Laboratories 112
Tomas Blomberg Intelligent Leaper Handling using the Hindu Interlock
Inspired by Blomberg Laboratories 115
Tomas Blomberg Lucky 14 spectator finds the four Aces using three previously selected cards
Inspired byVariations Blomberg Laboratories 117
Tomas Blomberg The Freakish Miracle Frequent Miracle type of effect, using three decks with their backs openly marked, two deck dealt through until a match occurs, match at same position in third deck but on other side of card
Inspired by
  • "The Frequent Miracle" (Tom Bowyer, The Sphinx, Vol. 39 No. 3, May 1940)
Blomberg Laboratories 120
Tomas Blomberg The Konami Code bunch of photographs shuffled by spectator are disposed at the table, spectator ends up on the predicted one via pointing/arrows on photos
Blomberg Laboratories 13
Tomas Blomberg Deal the Way using cards which are printed black or white in the face, some spectators pick two cards each, which can change between them afterwards. Depending on the cards, they are distributed in two sides, magician is able to predict the difference in the number of spectators between sides
Inspired by Blomberg Laboratories 124
Tomas Blomberg Cashing Bank Night effect, using the condition of heads or tails of five coins to select the envelopes
Inspired by
  • "Cache" (Max Maven, Genii Magazine, July 2006)
Blomberg Laboratories 18
Tomas Blomberg Torn Uncut Card Sheet uncut sheet which contains all the cards of the deck, magician rearranges the pieces of the sheet to make a previously selected card disappear from it, "52 on 1 Gag"
Inspired by Blomberg Laboratories 130
Tomas Blomberg Neckless Grandma two tied pieces of rope go through the performer's neck
Blomberg Laboratories 20
Tomas Blomberg Estimated Sunken Key two selected cards by spectator and magician, spectator deals the deck in six piles, two possible endings:
first ending: both cards are next to each other in the same pile
second ending: both cards are in the same position in different piles
Inspired by Blomberg Laboratories 134
Tomas Blomberg ABandOn after doing Crazy Man´s Handcuffs, one of the bands merges into the other
Related toVariations Blomberg Laboratories 22
Tomas Blomberg Late Key Two selected cards from a deck, one is lost and the other one is placed in spectator´s pocket. This deck and another one are dealt at the same time, magician stops at the first selected card and at the duplicate of the second selection
Related to
  • "Staggered" (Eddie Joseph, Staggered, 1950)
Blomberg Laboratories 137
Tomas Blomberg Magic Lesson six-phase routine where a rubber band and a borrowed ring are linked and unlinked several times. When the ring is going to be handed back to its owner, it changes places with the rubber band
Inspired byRelated to
  • "Pinnacle" (Russ Niedzwiecki DVD, 2005)
Blomberg Laboratories 25
Tomas Blomberg Hard Card Paradox new presentation for the Brainwave Deck
Blomberg Laboratories 140
Tomas Blomberg Brazilian Bend spoon inside a cup of coffee slowly bends without touching
Blomberg Laboratories 39
Tomas Blomberg Interlocked Gilbreath adding new dimensions to the Gilbreath Principle
Blomberg Laboratories 143
Tomas Blomberg Bills Witch ten-dollar bill changes into a twenty-dollar bill, three different handlings, gaffed bill
  • First folding method
  • Second folding method
  • No-fold method
Blomberg Laboratories 41
Tomas Blomberg Photo Vibrations spectator mixes a large stack of photographs, performer is able to describe one of them without looking
Blomberg Laboratories 145
Tomas Blomberg Double Bills Witch twenty-dollar bill is split into two ten-dollar bills
Blomberg Laboratories 49
Tomas Blomberg Hold your Gilbreath Russian Roulette type of effect using cardboard rectangles with thumbtacks, some pushed downward and some sticking up
Blomberg Laboratories 149
Tomas Blomberg, Paul Harris Double Bills Witch Routine twenty-dollar bill is split into two ten-dollar bills, one of them changes back into a twenty
Blomberg Laboratories 52
Tomas Blomberg Mind Stress ten cards with ten three-digit numbers each, spectator thinks of one number, performer divines it
Also published here
  • marketed via Ben Harris's WowBound
Blomberg Laboratories 155
Tomas Blomberg Daley Delight Switch with Bills no details, see also p. 256
Blomberg Laboratories 53
Tomas Blomberg Packet Morpher Sequence four cards turn face up, one by one, extra card
Blomberg Laboratories 163
Tomas Blomberg TB Spread Double double lift from a spread
Inspired by Blomberg Laboratories 55
Tomas Blomberg Tomas on the Elmsley Count small finesse
Blomberg Laboratories 164
Tomas Blomberg À la Cummins spectator pushes Joker into deck to find selection, instead the Joker changes into selected card, then it changes back
Inspired by Blomberg Laboratories 58
Tomas Blomberg Tattwo You signed card from a red-backed deck matches with blue-backed card prediction. Signature travels from selected card to prediction
Inspired byRelated to Blomberg Laboratories 62
Tomas Blomberg One Behead Twisting the Aces version
Inspired by Blomberg Laboratories 187
Tomas Blomberg Matest -Phase one- two spectators select the same card
-Phase two- ungaffed handling for Doc Eason "Anniversary Waltz"
Blomberg Laboratories 66
Tomas Blomberg L-I-A-R Lie Detector effect using blank-faced cards where it is written either "True" or "False". The cards are able to detect when the spectator is telling the true about a selected card, ending with the selection appearing in the packet
Variations Blomberg Laboratories 191
Tomas Blomberg Matest Inverted -Phase one- two spectators select the same card, which was signed at the back
-Phase two- second card is selected and signed at the face, signature travels from the first card to the second one
Blomberg Laboratories 68
Tomas Blomberg Double Brainwave Update Update ungaffed
Inspired byRelated to Blomberg Laboratories 70
Tomas Blomberg Really Double Brainwave with two different cards named
Blomberg Laboratories 73
Tomas Blomberg One Improbabilty Open Prediction type of effect
Inspired by Blomberg Laboratories 74
David Solomon, John Bannon, Tomas Blomberg Mexican Poker
VariationsAlso published here
  • "Mexican Poker" (MAGIC, August 1999)
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 278
Tomas Blomberg The Blomberg Variation
Inspired byVariations The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 282
R. Paul Wilson Refried Poker
Inspired byAlso published here The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 284
Jerry K. Hartman Mexicali Ruse
Inspired byAlso published here
  • "Mexicali Ruse" (Card Dupery, 2007)
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 288
Jon Racherbaumer, Harry Anderson Empowering Poker a Bit More
Inspired byAlso published here
  • Jonah Ploys, 2014
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 291
Tomas Blomberg Brownian Bridge two packets, performer takes a card from the first one and places it into the other, turns to be the thought of card and is placed at the thought of number
Inspired by Blomberg Laboratories 208
Tomas Blomberg, Jack Parker Chase The Red Out Of This World type of effect, uncommon method
Inspired byRelated to
  • "Pass at Red" (Roy Walton, MAGIC magazine, May 1992)
Blomberg Laboratories 211
Tomas Blomberg Hoftwister card is selected and lost (say, Seven of Clubs), Jacks turn face down one by one except the Jack of Clubs (same suit), then it turns into the selection and the other Jacks into the rest of the Sevens
Inspired by Blomberg Laboratories 165
Tomas Blomberg Add-Ons
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 41
Tomas Blomberg Marlo Might Have Liked This Sympathetic Cards version, part of the effect occurs during the revelation, odd-backed
Inspired by Blomberg Laboratories 178
Tomas Blomberg Multiplex Re+Set Re-set routine, three phases:
-Phase one- Fives transpose with pocketed Queens one by one
-Phase two- Queens transpose with pocketed fives all at once
-Phase three- Fives vanish and appear in four different pockets
Inspired byRelated to Blomberg Laboratories 195
Tomas Blomberg Signed Hot Mama Chicago Opener version, second selection is signed
Inspired by Blomberg Laboratories 203
John Hostler Paradromic Delusion two deck, one person names a card and a number, second person selects card, performer looks through deck and names position of selection, first person finds card and number in other deck
Inspired byRelated to
  • "Svensk Voodoo" (Tomas Blomberg, Blomberg Laboratories, 2015)
Firkin of Deipotent Trouvailles 54
David Solomon, Tomas Blomberg Gilbreath Ten-Card Poker Deal doing the Ten Card Poker Deal after a riffle shuffle
Solomon's Secrets 58
Tomas Blomberg Spaed Shuffle multi-shuffle sequence, blocks
Inspired by Beyond the Z 69