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Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Val Evans Multeffect Cards long-short paired deck used for a routine of eighteen different effects
Related toVariations 1937
The Jinx (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37)
Pit Hartling Amor all cards match, short long gaffed deck
Related toAlso published here 1998 31
Chris Wardle Compatibility test with couple, woman writes a number down and man does some additions, both end up with same number
Syzygy (Vol. 5 No. 2)
Chris Wardle Introduction
2000 1
Chris Wardle Smartie Pants cards with name of sweets, one chosen, sweet predicted in paper bag, multiple out counting force (à la Red Card)
2000 3
Chris Wardle Paranormal Piles three equal piles are made and cards moved around according to instructions, piles covered, performer divines number of cards in each pile
2000 5
Chris Wardle The Laserdisc Prediction one of five cards chosen, it is predicted on the label of a laserdisc, credit information
2000 7
Chris Wardle The Perfect Match card chosen, it is predicted inside a paper match that turns out to be a rolled up piece of paper
2000 9
Chris Wardle E. S. Peasy one of four ESP symbols is named, it is predicted, four-way out prediction with double-faced card and stuck-on symbols
2000 11
Chris Wardle The Slick Silks three silks in glasses, spectator chooses one, it is predicted
Variations 2000 14
Chris Wardle Great Minds Think Alike one person writes down a four-figure number, another makes calculations with years and dates (extension of Al Baker's date addition force), the numbers match
Inspired by
  • earlier version using Tarot Cards by Chris Wardle in Abracadabra
2000 16
Chris Wardle The Giant Pencil Prediction three large different-colored pencils, spectator chooses one, it is predicted
Inspired by 2000 18
Chris Wardle Odd One Out deck mixed up in a hat, spectator chooses one and puts it into an envelope, it is predicted (eventually), using double-faced deck with same card on back of each (Hofzinser)
2000 19
Chris Wardle What's Your Poison? six bottles, bottle counted to
2000 21
Chris Wardle Introduction: The Origins of the Mene-Tekel Deck credit information
2003 2
Chris Wardle The Mene-Teke Deck - Construction long-short
2003 3
Chris Wardle Handling the Mene-Tekel Deck overhand and riffle shuffling a long-short deck, cutting the deck, having a card selected
2003 5
Chris Wardle The "CW Mene-Tekel" Deck mates instead of duplicates
Related to 2003 7
Chris Wardle Two at Once two spectators each choose a card from half the deck, the halves are tied with a ribbon and put in two pockets, performer finds both quickly
2003 8
Chris Wardle What's In A Name? two piles dealt, then a name spelled from both piles, the cards on the last letter are duplicates, or mates in a variation
  • What's In A Name Variation - Using the "CW Mene-Tekel" Deck
2003 9
Chris Wardle Friends Reunited card chosen, spectator then locates its mates with cut deeper force, no-touch, menetekel with mates
2003 11
Chris Wardle Come Together three spectators cut to cards in thirds of the deck, cards lost, they come to top
2003 12
Chris Wardle Card in Muffin card chosen and signed, then folded, given to spectator in silk where it vanishes and reappears on cake or somewhere else
2003 13
Chris Wardle Trapped! two chosen cards are predicted with two duplicates between two sheets of plexiglass
2003 14
Chris Wardle Mental Erasure card signed on back, the signature vanishes
2003 15
Chris Wardle Any Number Called For wallet placed on deck after counting down to named number
  • A Variation - Using the "CW Mene-Tekel" Deck
Inspired by
  • "I Read It In A Book!" (Alan Maskell)
2003 17
Chris Wardle The Time Machine top card put in black card box prop, it vanishes and is back on top
2003 19
Chris Wardle Mind Reading By Proxy
2003 20
Chris Wardle The "Black Seven and Black Eight Trick" Outdone! two cards lost and found, actual duplicates instead of pseudo ones
2003 21
Chris Wardle Twin-Card in Wallet mate of selection is in wallet, menetekel deck with mates
2003 22
Chris Wardle A Further "CW Mene-Tekel" Variation Plus Ideas For Its Use kind of "Multeffect Cards" type deck with various effects
Related to 2003 23
Chris Wardle Further Reading two references
2003 24
Chris Wardle About the Author
2003 24
Chris Wardle Introduction credit information
2006 4
Chris Wardle Construction and General Handling of the Svengali Deck displays and shuffles (overhand and riffle)
2006 5
Chris Wardle The Force of the Tarot stop trick with selected tarot card, svengali
2006 7
Chris Wardle Location, Location, Location! postcard chosen by naming a number from one to twenty, destination is predicted
2006 8
Chris Wardle Elimination spectator locates chosen card with "loves me, loves me not" procedure
2006 10
Chris Wardle The Christmas Carol Prediction playing cards with Christmas songs, 1-0-1
2006 11
Chris Wardle Domino Svengali domino prediction, using svengali deck with card dominoes
2006 13
Chris Wardle Number Time bingo ball with number as prediction, card chosen with number cards, range force
2006 14
Chris Wardle The Critic's Choice actors chosen from cards with names listed on them, predicted
2006 15
Chris Wardle Synonym Toys toy chosen from set of cards with toys written on them, prediction on bag
2006 22
Chris Wardle The Unquiet Dead card is put in a handkerchief, it moves (glorpy), message appears on card with name and position of selection
2006 24
Chris Wardle The Princess Is Out twelve cards on table, number named to choose a card, it vanishes and is found in wallet
2006 25
Chris Wardle Take Your Pick gift chosen from fifteen postcards with gifts on them, it is predicted
2006 26
Chris Wardle Four in a Row four spectators get four packets of cards and choose cards in different ways from it, the are the Aces
2006 28
Chris Wardle One Up! spectator cuts to card, performer takes next card, spectator looses multiple times, last card with spectator getting an Ace and performer a gag card Sixteen of Hearts
  • Alternative Presentations
2006 30
Chris Wardle Further Thouhts
2006 32
Chris Wardle About the Author
2006 35
Chris Wardle Bargain Prediction price of jacket is predicted as price tag at inner pocket, 1089 force variation with coins
Apr. 2015
Genii (Vol. 78 No. 4)
Chris Wardle Tape Through Body Grandmother's Necklace principle
June 2016
Genii (Vol. 79 No. 6)
Chris Wardle The "Three Out of Three" Coincidence guessing coin with copper and silver coins and spectator's hands
July 2020
Genii (Vol. 83 No. 7)
Chris Wardle The Card of Choice 3x4 grid, coin is moved according to instructions and ends on predicted card
Apr. 2021
Genii (Vol. 84 No. 4)
Chris Wardle Coin Conundrum number puzzle of dividing a certain amount equally amongst people is illustrated with coins, amount changes
Jan. 2022
Genii (Vol. 85 No. 1)
Chris Wardle Don't Play With Your Food sugar poured in hand, it becomes a sugar cube, pepper poured in hand with cube, it changes into a sugar cube die, then vanishes
Inspired by
  • "The Evaporating Sugar" (Brad Stine & Gregory Wilson, Magic for Dummies)
Apr. 2022
Genii (Vol. 85 No. 4)
Nathan Coe Marsh (reviewer) Quirky Forces by Chris Wardle Apr. 2024
Genii (Vol. 87 No. 4)