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Alexander de Cova Window Envelope peeking with envelope
Also published here Apr. 2014 Scrapbook (Issue 9) 58
Alexander de Cova The Book Idea peek envelope is put in center of book, x-ray book with hole through pages
Also published here Apr. 2014 Scrapbook (Issue 9) 59
Alexander de Cova Enthymemata on billiard balls and Paul Daniels
Apr. 2014 Scrapbook (Issue 9) 60
Alexander de Cova Confabulation with sealed loading envelope
Also published here Apr. 2014 Scrapbook (Issue 10) 70
Alexander de Cova Soap Bubble Card card appears in bursted soap bubble
Also published here Apr. 2014 Scrapbook (Issue 10) 74
Alexander de Cova Enthymemata on Shin Lim's The Switch, Gregg Webb, Jay Sankey's InsideDeception
Apr. 2014 Scrapbook (Issue 10) 77
Alexander de Cova The Signed Folded Card thoughts on the "folded card to container" effect
  • What is the effect?
  • Does it always have to be the climax for the Ambitious Card?
  • Fred Kaps and Tommy Wonder
  • Roberto Giobbi's Joker Routine
  • Jon Allen's Destination Box
  • The Clarity Box
  • Dramatic Structure
  • Why Always Playing Cards?
  • Things Don't Like Falling Alone
Also published here May 2014 Scrapbook (Issue 11) 78
Alexander de Cova A Priceless Secret pre-scoring cards for mercury fold
May 2014 Scrapbook (Issue 11) 81
Alexander de Cova Wildwest Fold folding technique into quarters during riffle shuffle
Related toAlso published here May 2014 Scrapbook (Issue 11) 82
Alexander de Cova Pringles folded card to Pringles tube
Also published here May 2014 Scrapbook (Issue 11) 84
Alexander de Cova Enthymemata on small packet tricks, holes & coins (Peter Pelikaan), floating ball (Luis de Matos), magic tables, magazines
May 2014 Scrapbook (Issue 11) 85
Alexander de Cova The Ten Card Poker Scam multi-phase routine
  • Phase I - Loosing End Poker
  • Phase II - The 1st Jonah Sequence
  • Phase III - The 2nd Jonah Sequence
  • Phase IV - The Royal Flush Finale
  • The Prediction
Inspired byAlso published here May 2014 Scrapbook (Issue 12) 86
Alexander de Cova The Green Card
  • The Glass Transposition
  • Sleight of Foot (another two-card transposition)
  • The Green Card (Chicago opener type phase)
  • The Card to Wallet
Inspired by May 2014 Scrapbook (Issue 12) 90
Alexander de Cova Enthymemata credit correction for Wildwest Fold, on Tino Plaz
Related to May 2014 Scrapbook (Issue 12) 93
Jon Racherbaumer (Losing) End Poker cards taken alternately from both ends of a tabled row of cards, parity
VariationsAlso published here
  • Jonah Ploys, Jon Racherbaumer, 2013
2015 The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 318
Alexander de Cova Ein paar Worte zuvor
2015 Burners — Vol. 1 6
Alexander de Cova Der Geldschein im Seil borrowed bill travels inside a rope, using Joshua Jay corner concept
Inspired byAlso published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 13
Alexander de Cova Parabloxx paper box used to take props from it, at the end a final load it taken out that fills it completely, solution to Fulves's problem
  • Weitere Ideen
Inspired byAlso published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 16
Alexander de Cova Knock Out II spectator and performer exchange two cards from two decks and place them in their inside jacket pocket, they match
Inspired by
  • "Knock Out" (Ken Brooke, The Gen, Vol. 17 No. 6)
Related to
  • Geoffrey Buckingham routine
Also published here
2015 Burners — Vol. 1 19
Alexander de Cova Uhr in Zwieback borrowed watch travels into box of Zwieback bread
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 23
Alexander de Cova Spieglein an der Wand card chosen and put in glass, it matches prediction
Inspired by
  • Ian Adair routine in Magigram
Also published here
2015 Burners — Vol. 1 30
Alexander de Cova Haeggis signed card lost in deck, glass covered with tube (ghost tube), silk and rubber bands vanish, tube lifted and folded card traveled into glass with silk over top of glass held with rubber band
Inspired byAlso published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 33
Alexander de Cova Meine Ghosttube home-made ghost tube
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 33
Alexander de Cova Eine lupenreine Sache ring to envelope, leather nail care set instead of classic loading wallet
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 38
Alexander de Cova Schüttelkästchen Handhabung handling for rattle box to vanish ring
2015 Burners — Vol. 1 40
Alexander de Cova Bällchen two sponge balls become one large and many small balls, Goshman Growing Sponge Ball
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 47
Alexander de Cova Sponge Ball Vanish in Clear Bag several sponge balls vanish in transparent plastic bag, using back-of-hand gimmick
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 50
Alexander de Cova Boxed signed bill vanishes and reappears inside lighter that is inside a rubber-banded pack of cigarettes
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 52
Alexander de Cova Der schnellste Ring in Kuvert quick loading method for envelope, wallet, or other things, involving lapping via Revolve Vanish and apparent removal from inside pocket
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 58
Alexander de Cova Das Bermudadreieck coin through card or business card into spectator's hand
Inspired byAlso published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 62
Alexander de Cova Killer-Kiwi bill in kiwi
  • Für Table-Hopper
  • Die Table-Hopping Sequenz
  • Die Meridian-Technik (Mark Elsdon)
Inspired by
  • Carl Cloutier's Bill in Kiwi
Also published here
2015 Burners — Vol. 1 66
Alexander de Cova Der Austauschgriff switch for kiwi, ball, or similar
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 66
Alexander de Cova Cashing the Cheque paper transforms into bill in flash
Inspired byAlso published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 72
Alexander de Cova Tuch in Apfel mal anders signed silk vanishes from rolled-up paper and appears inside apple
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 75
Alexander de Cova Dice-Opener routine with four dice, jumbo dice finale
2015 Burners — Vol. 1 80
Alexander de Cova Inner Sanctum bill travels to inside of a playing card
Inspired by 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 89
Alan Shaxon, Alexander de Cova Der Austausch nach Alan Shaxon
2015 Burners — Vol. 1 95
Alexander de Cova Die dicke Berta thick wide card by glueing two card together slightly off
  • Herrstellung
  • Eine andere Präparation
  • Das Prinzip
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 98
Alexander de Cova Anwendung mit Zarrow-Shuffle using wide card for Zarrow shuffle
  • Der Zarrow mit dem Gimmick
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 99
Alexander de Cova Poker-A-Ma re-deal stacking, with dealing shoe, three phases
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 101
Alexander de Cova Stab in the Dark mate of free selection is stabbed by performer
Inspired byAlso published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 107
Alexander de Cova Horror-Kartentrick packet cut off and cased, performer divines number of cards blindfolded
Inspired byAlso published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 109
Alexander de Cova Das HOPA-Gimmick two cards travel into wallet, Larsen/Wright/Sellers stab forcing gaff for two cards
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 111
Alexander de Cova Hofzinser in meiner Tasche signed card to wallet, incorporating letter cards that spell HOFZINSER and a picture of Hofzinser
Inspired by
  • Chip Kleiman & Peter Duffie routine in "Hooked on Cards"
Also published here
2015 Burners — Vol. 1 114
Alexander de Cova Not Blind But Silly every second card marked on face
Inspired byAlso published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 118
Alexander de Cova Das Al-Koran-Spiel mal ganz anders 1-0-1 force principle used on backs, with names on backs
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 120
Alexander de Cova Gedanken zur Faltkarte thoughts on the "folded card to container" effect
  • Das Markieren der Karte
  • Das Intercessor Gimmick
  • Jay Sankeys Unterschriften-Duplikat
  • Das Guy Hollingworth Konzept
  • Mögliche Techniken
  • Austauschmethoden
  • Ein Dämon
  • Was ist eigentlich der Effekt?
  • Die Sache mit der Bildseite
  • Nichts fällt gerne alleine
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 122
Alexander de Cova Pringles folded card to Pringles tube
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 131
Alexander de Cova Die Faltung mit der Kartenschachtel card fold into quarters while putting deck in case and putting rubber bands around it
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 133
Alexander de Cova LAGER Switch folded card in acrylic box turns out to be later signed selection, featuring switch of folded card while unfolding it
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 138
Alexander de Cova Die PICASSO-Karte odd-backed, presentation for previous routine/switch, folded card in acrylic box turns out to be later signed selection
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 143
Alexander de Cova, Jan Becker Becker Mental named city and chosen emotion (from eight cards) are divined and predicted
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 149
Alexander de Cova, Ralf "Braco" Wichmann Die Annemann-Force nach Braco equivoque force from even number of objects
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 150
Alexander de Cova Totally Stoned five white and one black stone
Inspired by
  • "Kurotsuke" (Max Maven, VideoMind 1)
Also published here
2015 Burners — Vol. 1 155
Alexander de Cova Ballydesmond Polka instruction game with glasses and whiskey
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 157
Alexander de Cova Die Al Koran Zeitungsvorhersage binary tearing and counting
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 170
Alexander de Cova 7 Keys to Baldpate
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 179
Alexander de Cova PATEO Force with People
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 180
Alexander de Cova Der Bibel-Buchtest bible book test, number range force and multiple out prediction
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 182
Alexander de Cova Traveller city and number predicted, Koran's newspaper force for one-ahead
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 185
Alexander de Cova Wallet & Envelope Handling window wallet used for loading
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 188
Alexander de Cova Der springende Punkt design duplication with x-ray blank deck
Inspired by
  • Patrik Kuffs DVD
Also published here
2015 Burners — Vol. 1 192
Alexander de Cova Die Geistertafeln name appears on slate from scrambled letters
Inspired byAlso published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 197
Alexander de Cova Doppelschreiber-Kreide double-writing chalk into two colors
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 202
Alexander de Cova Calendarium combined with message on back of chosen card à la Brainwave
Inspired byRelated to 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 204
Alexander de Cova Tipp zur Leitkarte using double-backer as key card
Related toAlso published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 211
Alexander de Cova LePaul-Kuvert-Raffinesse on loading envelope with slit
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 212
Alexander de Cova Mein Zettelaustausch
  • Der "McCova Billet Switch"
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 214
Alexander de Cova Purse Switch switching purse as it is closed
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 218
Alexander de Cova Free-Cut-Addition crossing hands
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 221
Alexander de Cova Lapping-Servante cloth back to keep on legs between the knees
  • Wie man die Servante in Position bringt
  • Das Prinzip der Servante
  • Das Lappen mehrerer Münzen
  • Clean-up
2015 Burners — Vol. 1 224
Alexander de Cova Reverse Take unusual thumb-tip transfer principle
  • Ein Austausch
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 228
Alexander de Cova Ladung mit der Pouch final load choreography with pouch
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 231
Alexander de Cova Tipp zum Daumenschreiber tip
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 234
Alexander de Cova Daumenspitzen-Halter holder for thumb tip
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 235
Alexander de Cova Billardball-Finessen sequences and displays with shell
  • Alternatives Display
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 236
Alexander de Cova Karte im Schuh
  • 1. Variante - Unpräpariert
  • 2. Variante - Präpariert
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 239
Alexander de Cova LePaul Spread Pass handling finesses
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 241
Alexander de Cova Der Federgag giant metal spring is shaken out of non-working ballpoint pen
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 244
Alexander de Cova Boxing Boston coins penetrate from box to inside handkerchief-covered glass
2015 Burners — Vol. 1 246
Alexander de Cova Flamethrower Match large flame appears on lighted match, match given out, tube with gas
Inspired by
  • "Flamethrower Match" (John Kennedy)
Also published here
2015 Burners — Vol. 1 254
Alexander de Cova Abstractor-Gimmick card placed inside cased deck can easily be accessed and removed when pocketing case
Inspired by
  • Extractor, marketed by Alakazam Magic
Also published here
2015 Burners — Vol. 1 259
Alexander de Cova Das unsichtbare Topit "The invisible Topit"
  • Schritt 1: Der Taschenschlitz
  • Schritt 2: Der Beutel
  • Schritt 3: Die Abdeckung
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 264
Alexander de Cova Shaxon-Umschlag II with stack of envelopes à la Alan Shaxon
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 269
Alexander de Cova Shaxon-Peek-Device Alan Shaxon style envelope for peeking
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 272
Alexander de Cova Fensterkuvert-Alternative peeking with envelope
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 279
Alexander de Cova Eine Anwendung premonition, missing card is additionally predicted on a letter
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 280
Alexander de Cova Die Feinheit mit dem Buch peek envelope is put in center of book, x-ray book with hole through pages
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 281
Alexander de Cova Bill in Edding 2015 new finesse
Inspired by 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 283
Alexander de Cova Stegreifzauberei on impromptu magic
  • Stegreifzauberei - Was ist es wirklich?
  • Variante I - Mit Nichts
  • Variante II - Mit Hilfsmitteln
  • Variante III - Präparierte Umgebung
  • Variante IV - Der Commando Act
  • Prinzipien, die man beherrschen sollte
    • Forcieren
    • Handfertigkeit
  • Meine Lieblings-Stegreiftricks
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 287
Alexander de Cova Die 30er-Regel on the principle that the spectator has to decide on which hand to watch as soon as they are more than 30 cm apart
Related toAlso published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 294
Alexander de Cova Ehrgeizig bleibt ehrgeizig on climaxes for the ambitious card plot
2015 Burners — Vol. 1 296
Alexander de Cova Streetmagic
  • Charakter
    • Kostüm
  • Requisiten
    • Der Tisch
    • Die Pouch
  • Die Tricks
    • Stegreifzauberei
    • Opener
    • Stille Manipulation
    • Musik
    • Der Banenentrick
    • Seilroutinen
    • Das Doppelte Lottchen
    • Das Becherspiel
    • Tuchfärbung
    • Multi Pip Card
    • Slydini Tücherknoten
    • Münzentricks
  • Der Hut
    • Ein Gag zum Einsammeln
    • Mein letzter Tipp
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 1 298
Alexander de Cova Ein paar Worte zuvor
  • Über das Handwerk
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 7
Alexander de Cova Ich wußte, dass du zurück kommen wirst... story about the card magic table used in the photographs
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 12
Alexander de Cova Münzenfang einfach coin production gimmick and sound gimmick in bucket
  • Der Sektkühler
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 17
Alexander de Cova Ringomatic ring penetrates on rope when middle of rope is lowered down into hat where ring is in glass, repeat
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 21
Alexander de Cova Himberring-Routine using two Himber rings
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 27
Alexander de Cova Geldschein in Zitrone bill put into envelope unfolded, secretly folded and extracted as envelope is handled and closed
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 35
Alexander de Cova Seilzerschneiden – richtig handling for classic cut and restored rope
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 38
Alexander de Cova Billard Queue Stechen card caught by stabbing it with a billiard cue out of card shower
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 44
Alexander de Cova Chink-A-Chink with bottle caps
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 49
Alexander de Cova Russian Delivery bill to nest of Matryoshka dolls
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 57
Alexander de Cova Ringflight detailed handling for Bloom's method
Inspired by
  • Gaeton Bloom's Ring Flight method
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 60
Alexander de Cova One Coin Killer jumbo coin production as end of one-coin routine
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 66
Alexander de Cova Back Pocket Magnet Holder
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 66
Alexander de Cova Domino transposition routine with dominoes, jumbo domino production as finale, double-facer
Inspired by
  • "Dotty Spots" (Ken Brooke)
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 70
Alexander de Cova Scottish Coin Routine multi-phase coin routine, see following items, hand-to-hand coins across routine starting with eight and ending with one coin, intro
Inspired by 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 80
Alexander de Cova Phase I: Chinese Money Mystery two rows of four plus penny
Inspired byRelated to 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 81
Alexander de Cova Phase II: Münzwanderung nach Daryl three coins in each hand
Inspired byRelated to 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 86
Alexander de Cova Phase III: Travelling Coins with fist transfer
Inspired by 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 90
Alexander de Cova Fist Transfer Handling
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 92
Alexander de Cova Phase IV: Gallo Pitch one coin in each hand, they travel into one hand
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 94
Alexander de Cova Phase V: Die Riesenmünze jumbo coin production, coin changes into jumbo coin
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 96
Alexander de Cova Der Twirl Change Pivot Change handling
Related to
  • "Pivot Color Change" (Noel Stanton, The Gen, June 1964)
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 101
Alexander de Cova Eckenforce glide stop force, bottom card is missing one corner, card to lemon or anything application, simulated corner tear
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 105
Alexander de Cova Corner Switch after simulated corner tear
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 107
Alexander de Cova Flash-Restauration card torn into quarters which are placed on tabled deck, flat hand hits deck and card is restored instantly
Inspired by
  • "Ocular T&R" (Dan Huffman, Linking Ring, Vol. 66 No. 2, Feb. 1986, p. 76)
Also published here
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 109
Alexander de Cova Female spectator's name on back of named card, combined with birthday book
Inspired by 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 113
Alexander de Cova The (W)Hole Trick signed card appears visibly between two sandwich cards, the top of which has a hole, twirl change
Inspired by
  • "Holes" (Dave Forrest, marketed)
Also published here
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 117
Alexander de Cova Vier Ecken unknown card torn into four pieces, those pieces turn out to belong to four different cards which have one corner missing each, basically the same effect and method as Joshua Jay's
Inspired by
  • "Hitchcock" (Joshua Jay)
Also published here
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 123
Alexander de Cova King Transpo
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 127
Alexander de Cova Hangman Plus stick figure on cardboard vanishes and appears on back of signed selection
Inspired byAlso published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 132
Alexander de Cova Blanko-Vorhersage prediction on blank card in glass, free selection put with it into glass, both match
  • Bonus-Routine (repeat with clean-up)
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 137
Alexander de Cova Verkettete Karten Handhabung using only one card, making one loop out of each half
Inspired byAlso published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 140
Alexander de Cova Die Bierflieger–Tafel paper plane tossed into audience, named number is printed in large numbers on the paper when unfolded, range force and index, updated index design
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 149
Alexander de Cova 16 Digits sum prediction with slate
Inspired byAlso published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 158
Alexander de Cova Ballet Billet Switch as billet is dropped into a glass
Inspired byAlso published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 162
Alexander de Cova Beancounter III predicting the number of beans or peanuts in a large bowl, with cloth pin switch
  • Der Avalon-Umschlag
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 164
Alexander de Cova Königsgambit chosen chess figure is predicted, red circle in a chess book around figure, with a letter
  • Die Waage (using hidden scale to find out which chess figure is missing from box)
Inspired by 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 171
Alexander de Cova Die unsterbliche Partie chess game layouts from chess book are in bag as cut outs, one chosen, performer recreates it on chess board
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 177
Alexander de Cova Rosediction price of rose predicted on its price tag
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 178
Alexander de Cova Gipsy Switch coin application for gypsy switch
  • Feinheiten
  • Variationen
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 187
Alexander de Cova Voyager
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 193
Alexander de Cova Gipsy Switch with silk and glued block
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 194
Alexander de Cova Bill Simon Vanish coin put in one hand, a small coin placed on fist, coin inside hand vanishes
Inspired by
  • Bill Simon coin vanish in The Gen
Also published here
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 199
Alexander de Cova Revolver Vanish coin vanish, starts by turning coin over between fingers of both hands multiple times
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 203
Alexander de Cova Ringtuch Handhabung handling for silk with sewn-in ring
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 206
Alexander de Cova Unsichtbarer Bühnenfaden tips on invisible thread on stage
  • Der Faden
  • Einfärben
  • Das Fixieren
  • Noch ein Tipp
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 209
Alexander de Cova Gaelic Switch
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 212
Alexander de Cova Verbesserte Hinduforce demonstrating first that bottom card changes
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 216
Alexander de Cova Ballstehlen ball on left fingers, right hand puts cup over ball and drags it onto table, steal
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 219
Alexander de Cova Tipp zum Doublieren
  • Das Doublieren
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 221
Alexander de Cova Geldscheine zu Karten stack of bills transforms into deck of playing cards, incomplete faro
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 224
Alexander de Cova Benson Bowl Move holding a sponge ball out under edge of bowl
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 228
Alexander de Cova Das Spirit-Etui nach Al Koran two blank cards are put into leather sleeve with transparent plastic top, one card initialed by spectator, later selection appears written on one of the blank cards
Inspired by
  • Al Koran idea from The Gen
Also published here
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 230
Alexander de Cova Das Geldglas glass full with coins, coins transform into any other object, printed inside sleeve simulates coins
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 235
Alexander de Cova Der Universalhalter holder for body loads
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 239
Alexander de Cova Cardbox Supreme box for folded card to box which allows special switch handling
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 241
Alexander de Cova Zaubertische und Ablagen on table designs
  • Was ist Design?
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 247
Alexander de Cova Dieter Rams Thesen über gutes Design nine design thoughts by Dieter Rams
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 248
Alexander de Cova Der Goldene Schnitt on the golden ratio and design
  • Die Berechnung des Goldenen Schnitts
  • Beispiel: ein Strassentisch
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 249
Alexander de Cova Die Fibonacci- Spirale on visual design concepts
  • Bühnenaufbau
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 252
Alexander de Cova Zaubertisch mit einer Table Base table with base
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 253
Alexander de Cova Die Farbgebung colors and design
  • Vorschläge zur Auswahl der Farben
  • Material und Rohstoffe
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 254
Alexander de Cova Koffer, Ablagen & Tische on table designs
  • Aufnahme und Dump
  • Centrepieces
  • Die konische Ablage
  • Beispielhaftes Design (Paul Daniels's clear chop cup table)
  • Klassisches Design
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 259
Alexander de Cova Der Praktiker-Tisch table design
  • Praktiker-Tisch Variante
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 265
Alexander de Cova Das Pult table design
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 269
Alexander de Cova Das Taschensystem system to organize props in table
Related to 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 270
Alexander de Cova Milleniums-Tisch table design
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 273
Alexander de Cova (reviewer) Der Tarbell Course by Harlan Tarbell
on the Tarbell Course in Magic
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 281
Alexander de Cova Kreativität in der Zauberei on creativity
  • Nihil novi sub sole
  • Ideensammler
  • Wo gehören die Ideen hin?
  • Klauen ist gut!
  • Die Ahnentafel
  • Die Werkzeuge
  • Lesen, lesen und nochmals lesen!
  • Händlerkataloge
  • Was wäre wenn?
  • Die sieben Zwergenhüte
  • Brute Force Attack
  • Die Osborne Liste
  • Der Gestaltungsprozess
  • Sind weniger Griffe besser?
  • Hofzinser vs. Youtube
  • Der Traum vom Blockbuster
  • K.I.S.S.
  • Prinzipien bei der Gestaltung von Tricks und Routinen
  • Beispiel einer Checkliste
  • Meine 15 besten Tipps für mehr Kreativität
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 284
Alexander de Cova Die Kopfstandmethode creativity method
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 298
Alexander de Cova Wild Bending Coins coins bend one by one à la wild coin
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 300
Alexander de Cova Regie in der Zauberei on working with a director
  • Das Drehbuch
  • Die Theatercrew
  • Die Inszenierung
  • Regisseur - ja oder nein?
    • Der Regisseur nimmt einem die Arbeit ab
    • Die eigene Sichtweise verändert sich
    • Regisseure kosten Geld
    • Disziplin ist angesagt und Vertrauen
    • Ein Regisseur ist kein Zauberer
  • Der Titel des Stücks - Das Drehbuch
    • Der Plot
    • Zuschauer wollen Emotionen
    • Konflikt
  • Drehbuchsoftware Celtx
  • zur Trickgestaltung
    • Die fünf Schritte der Täuschung
    • Den Effekt betonen
  • Grundausstattung für Requisiten
    • Der generische Fundus
    • Was sind „generische“ Requisiten?
    • Die schwarzen Schachteln
  • Checkliste: Fitzkee Audience Appeals
  • Checkliste: Erfolg des Stücks
  • Literaturtipp
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 2 303
Alexander de Cova Drei Sekunden Schweben deck balances on fingertip in an impossible way
2015 Burners — Vol. 2 315
Alexander de Cova Ein paar Worte zuvor
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 7
Alexander de Cova Fly with the Eagles no pull, ring vanishes from jewel case and appears on stuffed animal
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 13
Alexander de Cova, Carlos Corda, Channing Pollock Snappy Silk Production rubber band powered
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 20
Alexander de Cova, Jan Torell Blitz-Kartenverwandlung jumbo card (or sign, menu, ...) visually transforms into silk, ends clean, card with flap-addition so it can be shown from both sides
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 24
Alexander de Cova, Dick Zimmerman Tuch aus Flasche from milk bottle
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 30
Alexander de Cova Das Murmeltier 4&4, all red kicker, unusual presentation, oil & water combined with silk knotting and Groundhog Day movie presentation
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 37
Alexander de Cova Hung-up! card on rope with signed card
  • Version I
  • Version II (Gaetan Bloom inspired)
Inspired by 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 42
Alexander de Cova Vitamin B signed paper from silk to plastic tube
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 49
Alexander de Cova Schlüssel zum Erfolg marked key travels from key case to performer's hand and back, then into pocket, later a lock appears
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 56
Alexander de Cova Purse Swindle silk vanishes from hand and reappears in purse (Patrick Page), then repeat with purse frame
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 59
Alexander de Cova Die Handhabung des Verschwindens slow-motion silk vanish handling with thumb tip
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 60
Alexander de Cova Das Hütchenspiel
  • Die Schalen
  • Die weiche Erbse
  • Die harte Erbse
  • Die Unterlage
  • Palmagepositionen
  • Der Pinch
  • Deep Pinch
  • Front Pinch
  • Der Transfer
  • Das Leerzeigen der Schalen
  • Backpinch
  • Der Escobar-Griff
  • Escobar Exquisit
  • Das Stehlen unter dem Glas
  • Das direkte Stehlen- Das "Zwei-Erbsen-Konzept"
  • Zur Routine
  • Scheinbares Stehlen
  • Die Finte mit dem Glas
  • Abschlusseffekte
  • Skarabäus
  • Literatur zum Hütchenspiel
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 68
Alexander de Cova 10 Card Poker Scam multi-phase routine
  • Was dieser Routine ist und was nicht
  • Über den TCPD
  • Der Aufbau der Routine
  • 10er Päckchen oder komplettes Spiel?
  • Das Abheben
  • Die obersten Karten der Banks
  • Der Zuschauer gewinnt oder der Vorführende?
  • Zum Abzählen der Karten
  • Das (optionale) Mischen der Karten
  • Die Routine
    • Phase 1: Loosing End Poker
      • Szenario 1: Der Zuschauer wählt Nr. 10
      • Szenario 2: Der Zuschauer wählt die Nr. 1
    • Phase 2: Jonah I - Das Tauschen
    • Phase 3: Jonah II - Bildoben/Bildunten
    • Phase 4: Royal Flush/Straight Flush
      • Wie man diese Reihenfolge leicht legen kann
      • 242 Poker mit Royal Flush oder Straight Flush
  • Tipps zum Poker Deal
    • Der Spielaustausch
    • Zur Vorhersage
Inspired byAlso published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 93
Alexander de Cova Karte ist Zigarette cigarette in mouth transforms into rolled, signed selection, Tom Mullica effect
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 105
Alexander de Cova Card Rolling Technique behind back
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 105
Alexander de Cova Cigarette Switch
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 106
Alexander de Cova Die Karte in Flasche brief, rolling technique application
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 106
Alexander de Cova, Devin Knight Auto Spell Deck spectator cuts anywhere, remembers top card and puts it in center, performer cuts once and selection can be spelled out
Inspired by
  • "Auto-Spell Deck" (Devin Knight, e-book)
Also published here
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 108
Alexander de Cova Barocke Transposition card in pocket transposes with card reversed in deck, then with bill in wallet
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 110
Alexander de Cova Eine glasklare Sache folded card under upside-down glass, switched
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 115
Alexander de Cova Soap Bubble Card card appears in bursted soap bubble
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 119
Alexander de Cova Boxed Transposition signed card from deck to case between Aces, spectator handles double facer
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 123
Alexander de Cova Der alternative Abschluss nach Roy Johnson second phase in which a card cut in quarters transposes with another card
Inspired by
  • "Versa Plus" (Roy Johnson)
Also published here
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 128
Alexander de Cova Petal Assembly twelve red spot cards and four Jokers, using Guastaferro's Petal Count Display
Inspired byAlso published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 137
Alexander de Cova Das Tamariz Häschen routine for Juan Tamariz' The Tamariz Rabbits card set
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 144
Alexander de Cova, Albert Goshman Karten durch die Zeitung
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 155
Alexander de Cova Blindfold Card Act discussion of blindfolded card magic acts and example tricks and techniques, see following entries
  • Zur Geschichte (credit information)
  • Technik
  • Die Augenbinde
  • Meine Augenbinde
  • Techniken mit den Spielkarten
  • Anweisungen
Inspired by 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 171
Alexander de Cova Meine Augenbinde blindfold, seeing down the nose
Inspired by
  • Peter Warlock's Pad
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 175
Alexander de Cova Die dicke Karte thick card and cutting to thick card
  • Das Abheben zur dicken Karte
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 179
Alexander de Cova Das Platzieren der Leitkarte key card placement
  • Die Standardmethode
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 180
Alexander de Cova Die verschobene Leitkarte comment on distant key cards
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 183
Alexander de Cova Das markierte Spiel comment on marked decks
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 183
Alexander de Cova Punched Cards comment on punched cards
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 184
Alexander de Cova Forciermethoden on forcing methods that can be used blindfolded
  • Hinduforce
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 185
Alexander de Cova Spielaustausch in der Tasche comment on deck switch in pocket
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 187
Alexander de Cova Peek-Techniken peek and book turnover glimpse
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 189
Alexander de Cova Annemanns Par-Optic Vision cards pocketed by spectator are divined one by one, comment on the effect as part of blindfold card act
Related to 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 190
Alexander de Cova Bill Simons "Prophecy Cards" two cards predicted on business card, cards which are next to it after pushed in the deck, comment on the effect as part of blindfold card act
Related to 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 191
Alexander de Cova Lazy Man's Card Trick comment on the effect as part of blindfold card act
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 191
Alexander de Cova Poker-A-Ma comment on the effect as part of blindfold card act
Related to 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 192
Alexander de Cova Die Chad Long Shuffle Sequenz comment on the shuffling section of the trick as part of blindfold card act
Related to 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 192
Alexander de Cova Sans Staccus incomplete effect description, two halves set in front of the spectator, second card known secretly in both, those cards divined or predicted
Inspired by
  • a Dani DaOrtiz routine with stack
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 192
Alexander de Cova Das Kartenstechen comment on the effect as part of blindfold card act
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 193
Alexander de Cova Reading the Cards comment on Cabaret Card Divination as part of blindfold card act
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 194
Alexander de Cova Die Augenbindenroutine example for blindfold card act, not many details
  • Eröffnung - Das Verbinden der Augen
  • Phase I - Sense of Touch
  • Phase II - Gedachtes Stopp
  • Phase III - Sans Staccus
  • Phase IV - Separating the Colors
  • Phase V - Sensitive Fingertips
  • Phase VI - A Stab in the Dark
  • Phase VII - Reading the Cards
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 195
Alexander de Cova Literatur zur Augenbinde references for blindfolds
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 197
Alexander de Cova Matrix
  • Die 15er-Matrix
  • Die Force der 165
  • Die 34er-Force
  • Die 65er-Force
  • Eigene Forcierzahlen
  • Die 68er-Matrix
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 198
Alexander de Cova Der SCRABBLE-Test word force with matrix with letters in them
  • Variante II
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 203
Alexander de Cova Der da Vinci Buchtest matrix force for number
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 204
Alexander de Cova Speisekartentrick
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 208
Alexander de Cova Royal Ascot fictitious horse race, magic age cards
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 215
Alexander de Cova Erweiterung zu Boxed nest of boxes extension to "bill in zipper"
Related toAlso published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 223
Alexander de Cova Action Switch with bills or wallet, as monte climax
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 224
Alexander de Cova Linking Pins Zusatz idea for climax, many pins link into a chain inside purse
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 227
Alexander de Cova, Robert Parrish Die Parrish-Force spectator cuts anywhere, bold
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 228
Alexander de Cova Duffies Deck Switch cut cover
  • Zur Technik
  • Die Ausgangsposition
  • Die Feinheit
  • Die Slydinis Methode
  • Die Cover-up Action
Inspired by
  • Deck Switch, Peter Duffie, Move Mastery 2
Also published here
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 230
Alexander de Cova Der French Drop details on execution
  • Der Drill
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 234
Alexander de Cova Pocket Divider
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 238
Alexander de Cova Das Teufelstuch handling for retrieving vanished item
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 239
Alexander de Cova Plastic is Fantastic silk vanishes in hand which is sealed in a clear plastic bag
Inspired by
  • similar silk vanish by Gaetan Bloom
Also published here
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 243
Alexander de Cova Chop Stick Vanish sponge ball put in other hand with chop sticks
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 247
Alexander de Cova Daley's Shift
Inspired byAlso published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 250
Alexander de Cova Absolutely Impossible spectator stops deal, wallet placed on pile (secretly adding prediction card)
Inspired by
  • "Absolutely Impossible" (Roy Johnson, Ken Brooke, marketed)
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 254
Alexander de Cova Münze und Bleistift coin vanishes and reappears in left hand when tapped with pencil
Inspired by 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 256
Alexander de Cova Instant Money paper to money handling, ends clean
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 257
Alexander de Cova Zur Bottom Palm
  • Der Swing Cut (swing cut cover)
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 260
Alexander de Cova Der Karottentrick endless multiplying sponge carrots or bananas
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 263
Alexander de Cova Becherspiel Load topit tunnel used to get final load into other hand without going into pocket
Also published here 2015 Burners — Vol. 3 266
Alexander de Cova AVALON-Umschlag window envelope with card or something similar is visible, it is switched when taken out, credit information
Inspired by
  • "Devil's Dollar" (Sam Berland)
Related to
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 271
Alexander de Cova Any Card Called For card in envelope is named card, using Avalon envelope
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 285
Alexander de Cova Tip Jar lemon loaded when inserting spectator's bill into tip jar
Inspired by
  • Cody Fisher's Bill in Lemon using Tip Jar
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 286
Alexander de Cova Zusammenstellung eines Programms
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 293
Alexander de Cova Bigger is Better
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 297
Alexander de Cova Dual Reality card chosen before the show in pre-show, that card travels from deck to deck in performance
2015 Burners — Vol. 3 299
Vanni Bossi Framing the Sandman card appears in frame minus torn corner, ungaffed
Inspired byVariations 2016 The Aretalogy of Vanni Bossi 8
Alexander de Cova Einleitung
2016 Arbeitsbuch Misdirection 7
Alexander de Cova Etwas zur Geschichte
2016 Arbeitsbuch Misdirection 8
Alexander de Cova Wozu dieses Buch?
2016 Arbeitsbuch Misdirection 10
Alexander de Cova Wie arbeitet man mit diesem Buch?
2016 Arbeitsbuch Misdirection 17
Alexander de Cova Das Misdirection Kit
2016 Arbeitsbuch Misdirection 17
Alexander de Cova Teil I: Grundlagen der Misdirection
  • Was ist Misdirection?
  • Arten der Misdirection
  • Prophylaxe
  • Passive Techniken
  • Aktive Techniken
  • Post Misdirection
  • Wie ein Effekt entsteht
  • Fool the mind first
  • Falsche Annahmen
  • Verdacht zerstreuen
  • Die Automatic Response Library (ARL)
  • Motivation
  • Begründung
  • Notwendigkeit
  • Zonen im visuellen System
  • Das 3er-System
  • Das Zwiebelmodell
2016 Arbeitsbuch Misdirection 19
Alexander de Cova Ein "brutaler" Spielaustausch while taking something out of a container on the table
2016 Arbeitsbuch Misdirection 52
Alexander de Cova Die große Ladung stealing a load from a table under cover of some silks held in the hand
2016 Arbeitsbuch Misdirection 54
Alexander de Cova Die Vorhersage on the envelope switch behind the back of a chair for a prediction
2016 Arbeitsbuch Misdirection 55
Alexander de Cova 1. Aktive Techniken zum Tarnen und Verschleiern
  • 1.1 Autorität, Überzeugung, Aufrichtigkeit
    • Vito Lupos Einstellung
    • Leichtigkeit
    • Wiederholung
    • Überzeugung
    • Aufrichtigkeit
    • Borers Frechheit
    • Bluff und Aufrichtigkeit
    • Dani DaOrtiz
    • Fazit
  • 1.2 Natürliche Bewegungen und Aktionen
  • 1.3 Schlussfolgerungen
  • 1.4 Wiederholung, Zusammenfassung
  • 1.5 Gewagtheit oder Frechheit
  • 1.6.1 Nachahmen
  • 1.6.2 Verheimlichen
  • 1.7 Finte, Kniff, List
  • 1.8.1 Tempo
  • 1.8.2 Pause
  • 1.8.3 Time Misdirection
  • 1.8.4 Der passende Moment
  • 1.8.5 Aufeinander folgende Aktionen
  • 1.8.6 Gleichzeitige Aktionen
    • Die 30-Zentimeter-Regel (see also book Burners 2)
  • 1.9 Beweise entfernen
  • 1.10 Falsche Beweise einsetzen
  • 1.11 Andere Methode
  • 1.12.1 Partielle Überprüfung
  • 1.12.2 Einzelne Überprüfung
  • 1.12.3 Aufeinanderfolgende Überprüfung
2016 Arbeitsbuch Misdirection 66
Alexander de Cova 2. Aktive Techniken zur Ablenkung
  • 2.1. Zuschauerbeteiligung
  • 2.2 Anzeige(n) durch Gesten und Blick
  • 2.3 Verlockende Bewegungen
  • 2.4 Mentale Anregung
  • 2.5 Emotionale Anregung
  • 2.6 Sprache und Klang
  • 2.7 Beabsichtigte Pannen
  • 2.8 Bestätigung (Corroboration)
2016 Arbeitsbuch Misdirection 127
Alexander de Cova 3. Passive Techniken zum Tarnen und Verschleiern
  • 3.1 Normalität, Unbestimmbarkeit
  • 3.2 Tarnung
  • 3.3 Arrangement
  • 3.4 Trennung
  • 3.5 Fehlendes Interesse
  • 3.6 Fehlender Glanz
  • 3.7 Unbeweglichkeit
  • 3.8 Vielfalt und Abwechslung
  • 3.9 Identifizierung
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Alexander de Cova 4. Passive Techniken zur Ablenkung
  • 4.1 Bedeutung
  • 4.2 Neuheit
  • 4.3 Unnötige Merkmale oder Eigenschaften
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Alexander de Cova Teil III: Die Arbeit mit dem Misdirection Kit
  • Die genaue Vorgehensweise
  • Die Liste
  • Die Fragetechnik
  • Prophylaxe und Post Misdirection
Related to 2016 Arbeitsbuch Misdirection 157
Alexander de Cova Epilog - Theorie & Praxis
  • Input kontra Fehlerverbesserung
2016 Arbeitsbuch Misdirection 167
Alexander de Cova Ein paar Worte zuvor
  • Vortrag und Präsentation
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 7
Alexander de Cova Bierkrug Produktion filled beer glass from paper bag
Variations 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 13
Alexander de Cova Gedanken zur Daumenfessel thoughts on the thumb tie
  • Die Elmsley Variante
  • Der Taschendieb
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 18
Alexander de Cova Karte in Brieftasche card to wallet combined with thumb tie
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 22
Alexander de Cova Master Silks discussion of various methods and approaches
  • Das Al Baker Prinzip
    • Das Aufnehmen der Tücher
  • Der Joe Berg Stand
  • Die Sache mit dem Stuhl
  • Das Entknoten der Tücher
    • Manuelles Entknoten
    • Entknoten mit Gimmick
    • Die zweite Variante
    • Ein besseres Gimmick
Inspired byRelated to 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 24
Alexander de Cova False Knot discussion of basic method
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 32
Alexander de Cova Geldschein in Zitrone impro theater presentation for bill in lemon, three spectators on stage
Inspired by
  • Charles Waller routine
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 40
Alexander de Cova Eierbeuteleien using a ball with a thread loop for egg bag
  • Die Grundhaltung
  • Der Bagdrop
  • Das Drehen des Beutels
  • Unterarm Deckung
  • Die direkte Ladung
  • Die Produktion
  • Verschwinden und Bagdrop
  • Umdrehen des Beutels mit Bagdrop
  • Weitere Deckung
  • Der Drop
  • Platt drücken
  • Glasproduktion
  • Der Abschluss nach Billy McComb
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 44
Alexander de Cova Porous Plastic three coins or poker chips through clear plastic bag one by one
Also published here 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 65
Alexander de Cova Der Taschendieb bill and signed check transpose, one in small purse
Inspired by 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 70
Alexander de Cova Slot Machine
Also published here 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 72
Alexander de Cova Forte-X three predictions written on blank cards, they match three chosen cards
Also published here 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 83
Alexander de Cova The Switch as hands descent
Also published here 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 86
Alexander de Cova Super Easy Triumph cheek to cheek handling
Also published here 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 90
Alexander de Cova Card Finding Chicken half forcing deck
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 94
Alexander de Cova Erscheinendes Kartenspiel deck appears spread on table, imp pass
Inspired by 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 96
Alexander de Cova Ordered Surprise deck in new pack order with Joker reversed in place of selection, selection to wallet, for credit information see 1991 publication
Also published here 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 100
Alexander de Cova Lefty Deck spectator thinks of a card from half the deck, concept of using a mix of left-handed index cards with normal cards to limit the choice
Inspired by 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 103
Alexander de Cova Bonus Routine multiple location, deck minus the selections switched for left-handed lefty index deck
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 108
Alexander de Cova Racherbaumers Puzzle card changes while isolated in tabled spread, spread turned over twice, science friction
Inspired by
  • Jon Racherbaumer effect description, The Talisman, July 1971
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 109
Alexander de Cova Robinson Stab spectator stabs to card, top half removed and spread through (culling selection to bottom)
Inspired byRelated to
  • "Hof Stabber!" (John Carey, Minimalistica)
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 112
Alexander de Cova Al Leech Transpo card in pocket transposes with sandwiched card
Inspired by 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 114
Alexander de Cova Kosky Switch Finesse sliding switched-in card into view
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 114
Alexander de Cova Thanks to Aronson Joker is used to stab between selections in tabled spread
Inspired by 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 119
Alexander de Cova Minmalistic Killer "Minimalistic Killer"?, written named card prediction in wallet, "off by one" principle, two way out on front of prediction
Inspired by 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 122
Alexander de Cova Oma Hilfinger Nine Card Monte with story presentation, photo appears in frame
Inspired by 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 125
Alexander de Cova Ascanio Spread Finesse
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 135
Alexander de Cova All Alike Handling
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 138
Alexander de Cova Alt Aussehendes Papier making old-looking aged paper
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 140
Alexander de Cova Psychodelic Winning Game peek deck, billet switch with index
  • A.C.A.N.
Also published here 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 145
Alexander de Cova Comedy Confabulation using Avalon envelope
Inspired by
  • "Comedy Confabulation" (Cody Fisher, marketed)
Related to
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 152
Alexander de Cova Tarot Power spectator pushed a chosen tarot card into a book, page number at that position is noted and a word from that page, card, number and word predicted between two tied sheets
Inspired byAlso published here 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 167
Alexander de Cova Multiple Coin Vanish with glass and silk
Also published here 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 175
Alexander de Cova Teatime small tea sieve for dump-out switch of any small item
  • Anwendungsmöglichkeiten
Also published here 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 180
Alexander de Cova Der Sohn des Morgens thumb tip match vanish, detailed explanation, smoke appears aftewards
  • Das Wiedererscheinen des Rauches
Inspired by 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 184
Alexander de Cova Das neue Spiel things to do when opening a new deck
  • Die Markierte Karte
  • Das Duplikat
  • Die Dicke Berta
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 190
Alexander de Cova Ball zu Tuch ball visually changes to silk
Also published here 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 191
Alexander de Cova Ein Tipp zur Himber Wallet on handling the switch with the Himber Wallet
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 195
Alexander de Cova Antigravity Bottle two glasses cling to a bottle (instead of the usual glass sheet)
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 197
Alexander de Cova Fadenhalter für die Bühne holder for invisible thread, made from sponge
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 199
Alexander de Cova Ring aus Glas finger ring tossed in glass, covered with silk, ring vanishes
  • Das Verschwinden
  • Abladen in voller Sicht
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 202
Alexander de Cova Slydini Thumbtip Handling table edge, showing hands empty
Also published here 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 207
Alexander de Cova Ein Tuchverschwinden am Tisch silk vanish at table, lapping thumb tip
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 209
Alexander de Cova Lump of Goldfish goldfish bowl appears under fez, seated
Inspired by 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 212
Alexander de Cova Karte in Klorolle signed card appears between layers of toilet roll
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 221
Alexander de Cova Tosheroon card on tabled deck changes with coin on top, hole in card, sticky Tosheroon
Inspired by
  • "Tosheroon" (Bob Driebeek)
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 224
Alexander de Cova Mullica Wallet Handling
  • Der Schlitz der kleineren Brieftasche
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 227
Alexander de Cova 52er Gag Karte 52-on-1 card used to load signed cards into wallet by taking triple off deck
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 231
Alexander de Cova Palm Holdout rest position with classic palmed cards, same as in Jennings's book
Related to 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 232
Alexander de Cova Prometheus Switch deck switch with gaffed cases and black art against body
  • Die Herstellung der Schachteln
  • Die Funktionsweise
  • Was du über den Austausch noch wissen solltest
  • Wie man startet (die unpräparierte Schachtel)
  • Die Sache mit der Jacke (Unloading)
  • Anwendungen
  • Credits
  • Anmerkung zum Schluss
Inspired by 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 236
Alexander de Cova Tuch durch Mikrofonständer ungaffed silk through microphone stand, no reel
Inspired by 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 242
Alexander de Cova Mini Edding Gag pen shrinks
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 249
Alexander de Cova Papiertüten Austausch deck switch with a paper back, relatively complicated apparatus
Inspired by 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 255
Alexander de Cova Razor Blade Card Trick using deck switch from last item
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 264
Alexander de Cova Tuch durch Karte silk through giant card, visual, routine with two cards that have holes in it
Inspired by 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 267
Alexander de Cova Austauschkassette box that contains two decks for switching
Also published here 2016 Burners — Vol. 4 274
Alexander de Cova Zaubertisch Roundtable table design
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 278
Alexander de Cova 72 BPM on rhythm while practicing sleight of hand
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 283
Alexander de Cova Ballverschwinden nach Rezvani detailed with different beats, practice tips
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 284
Alexander de Cova Bessere Kunststücke
  • Was ist ein guter Effekt?
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 289
Alexander de Cova Der Plot
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 290
Alexander de Cova Die Erzählperspektive
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 294
Alexander de Cova Ein paar Worte zuvor
2016 Burners — Vol. 5 7
Alexander de Cova Hasi finger ring vanishes from purse and appears around neck of stuffed toy animal
2016 Burners — Vol. 5 15
Alexander de Cova Phoenix aus der Asche
Inspired by
  • Ted Lesley's bill in cigarette routine
2016 Burners — Vol. 5 24
Alexander de Cova Cigarette Switch with Matchbox
2016 Burners — Vol. 5 27
Alexander de Cova Six-Card-Repeat discussion of different ideas, including gaffed cards
2016 Burners — Vol. 5 30
Alexander de Cova Pocket Card Variation rubber band loops around corners hold cards together
2016 Burners — Vol. 5 33
Alexander de Cova Der verschwindende Vogelkäfig vanishing bird cage
  • Der Vogelkäfig
  • Der Pull
  • Die Spezialtasche
  • Der Mikrofonständer
  • Vorführung
  • Das Abladen des Pulls
2016 Burners — Vol. 5 37
Alexander de Cova Vorwort
2017 Ultimate Chair Routine 11
Alexander de Cova Die Struktur possible structure of the chair test routine with examples
  • 1. Einleitung (Intro)
  • 2. Stuhlroutine
  • 3. Hauptroutine
  • 4. Schlussgag (Outro)
2017 Ultimate Chair Routine 17
Alexander de Cova Die Vorhersage der Stühle intro to discussion of methods
2017 Ultimate Chair Routine 27
Alexander de Cova Redistribution Principle on redistributing three items, application for chair test
2017 Ultimate Chair Routine 30
Alexander de Cova Multiple Outs
2017 Ultimate Chair Routine 33
Alexander de Cova, Marc Oberon Nu Way Out applying Oberon's "Nu Way Out" to chair test
2017 Ultimate Chair Routine 35
Alexander de Cova Klimax (Rosediction) on label on rose is number that corresponds to some chair as prediction, see also p. 72
2017 Ultimate Chair Routine 35
Alexander de Cova Präsentationsideen presentational ideas for chair test
  • Denkhüte
  • Regiearbeit
  • House of Cards
  • The More Frequent Miracle
  • Premonition
  • Sherlock Holmes
  • Numerologie
  • Banker's Dream
  • Mental Epic
2017 Ultimate Chair Routine 39
Alan Shaxon, Alexander de Cova Shaxon-Umschlag
2017 Ultimate Chair Routine 57
Robert Cassidy, Alexander de Cova Bob Cassidy's Billet Test
Inspired by 2017 Ultimate Chair Routine 62
Alexander de Cova Rosediction price of rose predicted on its price tag
Also published here 2017 Ultimate Chair Routine 72
Alexander de Cova Ein paar Worte zuvor...
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 7
Alexander de Cova Grundlagen thumb tip basics
  • Sie muss passen...
  • DS zu eng, was tun?
  • DS zu weit, was tun?
  • Was passt alles hinein?
  • Daumenspitze & Frauen
  • Das Container-Konzept
  • Psychologie dahinter?
  • Die Übungsdaumenspitze
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 13
Alexander de Cova D.I.Y. Daumenspitze
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 19
Alexander de Cova Slippy Tip
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 20
Alexander de Cova Ein Geldscheinaustausch using Slippy Tip
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 23
Alexander de Cova Ein Halter thumb tip holder
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 24
Alexander de Cova Münzfang Gimmick
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Alexander de Cova Heimliches Aufnehmen
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 26
Alexander de Cova Aufnahme beim Salztrick
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 27
Alexander de Cova Handhaltung
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2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 31
Alexander de Cova Verschiedene Palmagen
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 34
Alexander de Cova Holding Out
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 36
Alexander de Cova Ein nützlicher Transfer
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 37
Alexander de Cova Umgedrehte Fingerpalmage
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 38
Alexander de Cova Ein Transfer im Sitzen
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 39
Alexander de Cova Transfer im Stehen
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 40
Alexander de Cova Silent Mora Load
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 41
Alexander de Cova Transfer mit Karte
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 42
Alexander de Cova Transfer hinter Tuch
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 43
Alexander de Cova Bügelproduktion silk from purse frame
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 44
Alexander de Cova Cover
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 45
Alexander de Cova Salzproduktion
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 46
Alexander de Cova Klassischer Transfer
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 47
Alexander de Cova Transfer hinter dem Tuch
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 48
Alexander de Cova Transfer unter dem Tuch
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 49
Alexander de Cova Gelscheinverschwinden bill vanish in silk, finger tip
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 50
Alexander de Cova Der Push
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 51
Alexander de Cova, Dai Vernon Stehlen nach Dai Vernon
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 54
Alexander de Cova, Patrick Page Der Drop
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 55
Alexander de Cova, Lance Burton Lance Burton Finesse steal from hand
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 56
Alexander de Cova Brush Vanish
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 57
Alexander de Cova Reverse Take
Also published here 2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 59
Alexander de Cova Liquid Suspension liquid poured into rolled up bill
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 63
Alexander de Cova Plastic Is Fantastic silk vanishes in hand which is sealed in a clear plastic bag
Inspired by
  • similar silk vanish by Gaetan Bloom
Also published here
2017 Arbeitsbuch Daumenspitze 65
Alexander de Cova Der Kettenraucher