297 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Prediction / Multiple Card Prediction
  
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Unknown Das Vorherbestimmen mehrerer gewählter Karten No. 39, four piles made, one chosen, all cards from that pile are predicted in envelope, nested envelopes system
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 46
Unknown Das Vorherbestimmen mehrerer gewählten Karten deck dealt into four piles, one chosen, all cards in this pile are predicted
May. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 5) 76
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Des indischen Marabuts Sehergabe three numbers named and cards counted to, numbers and cards predicted, prepared envelope, faced deck
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 57
Unknown Kunststück à la Cumberland three cards removed by spectators and placed in handkerchief, predicted on three billets in goblet, they travel back into deck, billet index
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 61
Unknown The Demon Envelope seven cards predicted in nesting envelopes
1897 New Era Card Tricks 100
Unknown Thought Foretold deck divided in four piles, one chose, all cards divined and predicted
1897 New Era Card Tricks 135
Unknown The Divination Of Thought three cards and their positions are predicted
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 174
Unknown Der neue magische Kartenkreis "by H. Sch., Dresden", two predictions in envelopes, three dice rolled to get two numbers, counted to in a circle of cards, both predicted, Q-principle
June 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 11) 170
Eduard W. Lufa Halt! three cards selected, card dealt into hat one by one, each spectator says stop during the deal and the performer is holding the spectator's selection at that moment, second deck cut into four piles, one pile selected and all its cards predicted in envelope, then first deck changes into one-way force deck of each of the three selections one by one
Oct. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 10) 147
A. J. Das Vorherbestimmen menschlicher Gedanken oder "Die Sehergabe des indischen Marabus" three selections and their positions in the deck predicted, faced deck, two methods with or without an off-stage assistant, pocket writing of numbers with stencil
Aug. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 8) 115
Charles T. Jordan The Trio No. 10, also "The Thirty-first Mystery", three cards predicted, new deck opened and three selected, three duplicates palmed to deck
1919/1920 Thirty Card Mysteries 40
Al Baker Two Souls with but a single Thought coincidence & prediction, two cards
Related to 1920s The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue The Twenty-Five Dollar Manuscript) 476
Charles T. Jordan The Vanishing Pair two selected cards are predicted and travel from one half to the other in card case, miscalling
Related toAlso published here 1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 10
Tom Sellers The Double Card Prediction double backer stabbed in deck
1931 Sellers' Secrets 17
Victor Farelli Choice Foretold two cards chosen, both cards predicted by two cards each via value and suit in two envelopes
1931 Controlled Coincidence 10
Al Baker Al Baker's Famous Two Souls Trick coincidence & prediction, two cards
Related to 1932 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Pack) 485
Ralph W. Hull Hull's Marvelous Card Prediction three cards predicted, one thought of, two methods, one with Thayer's Lock Flap Card Box, predictions written on billets in clever way
1932 "Eye-Openers" 6
Theodore Annemann The Prophecy of Occurence two card prediction, slates
1934 SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 37
Theodore Annemann The Lady and the Gentleman two card prediction with billet index
Related to 1934 SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 40
Harris Solomon Diabolical Influence multiple prediction of cards and a number on face of playing card, stacked
1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 15) 76
Theodore Annemann, Al Baker The Master Mind two decks, three cards are predicted
1935 Complete One Man Mental and Psychic Routine 16
Theodore Annemann The Act longer routine of The Master Mind, several times cards are predicted on billets
1935 Complete One Man Mental and Psychic Routine 17
Al Baker Twin Souls two cards
Also published here 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 17
Unknown Prediction confusing cut to force two cards, possibly by Ralph W. Hull (see Trost reference)
Variations 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 23
Unknown The Double Card Prediction double backer
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 126
Charles T. Jordan Twentieth Century Sorcery exploiting special feature on back of Bicycle Blue Thistle Backs
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 145
Unknown Coincidence two cards turned over, in second deck same two cards are found turned over
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 171
Theodore Annemann, Al Baker Medium Writes Card Predictions three predictions of a selected written on a piece of paper next to the name of the spectator and thrown into a bowl
1937 "En Rapport" 6
Franklin M. Chapman Psychic Slate Mystery predictions of two selected cards on slate, chalk swami
1938 Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 6) 3
Oscar Weigle Duo Prediction
1939 Do That Again! 37
L. Vosburgh Lyons Tri-Predict envelope cut in deck, card above and below predicted, repeat
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 55) 389
Robert Brethen Known Before card on both sides predicted
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 58) 419
Michael F. Zens Zen's X-Clusive Card Combination several cards are selected from a shuffled deck and replaced, performer finds them, then cards are put in envelopes, inside are predictions which match
Also published here 1939 Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 5) 1
Eddie Clever Master of Will three cards in three envelopes, same cards are selected from other deck and were predicted
1939 Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 6) 1
Purvis W. Miller Double Prediction predictions with blue and red pencil match cards selected from blue-backed and red-backed deck, one forcing deck, other one stacked or marked
1939 The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 30
Theodore Annemann Lady and Gentleman two card prediction with billet index
Inspired byRelated to 1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 82) 529
Orville Wayne Meyer Twin Prediction partial set-up and ten-card billet index
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 82) 530
Orville Wayne Meyer, Arthur H. Buckley Twin Prediction - The Improved Buckley Method full deck stack and billet index
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 82) 530
Jack Vosburgh Double Edged Sword of Might two card prediction, one-ahead, mirage deck
1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 122) 713
Al Baker Al Baker's "Twin Soul" Card Prediction two spectators select cards via counting, see also here
1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 229
Eddie Joseph Think of a Number three numbers counted to, cards predicted or divined, bluff count force (original top card)
1942 Greater Card Tricks 19
Eddie Joseph What's in a Name spectator's name and prediction written on paper for three spectators, they spell to their names and find the predicted card
1942 Greater Card Tricks 31
Hen Fetsch Future-Hue card selected, thought of and unseen are all predicted board with three different colors
1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 33) 135
Hen Fetsch Past Present and Future card selected, thought of and unseen are all predicted by a medium on different colored papers
1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 33) 136
The Brain Guys Weirdo Double two predictions
Inspired by 1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 46) 190
Al Baker Al Baker's Best Card Trick two cards, duplicate bank
1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 54) 222
The Brain Guys, Charles T. Jordan Brain Guys & Jordan (Double Prediction) two cards remembered from twenty, in the hands antifaro, prediction of places
1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 56) 229
Frank Kelly Double Double prediction of two cards on double blank card, card is inserted in the deck next to the predicted one's
Related to 1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 63) 256
Theodore Annemann The Master Mind stack, billet index
1945 My Best 69
Bruce Elliott Change! Thought! Coincidence! card selected, thought of and unseen are all predicted on three different colored cardboards
1945 Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation 38
Hen Fetsch Future Hue card selected, thought of and unseen are all predicted board with three different colors
Related to 1945 Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation 44
Hen Fetsch Past Present and Future card selected, thought of and unseen are all predicted by a medium on different colored papers
1945 Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation 46
Verne Chesbro Three Weirds three cards are predicted, three mathematical forces
1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 84) 340
L. Vosburgh Lyons Match'em! spectator pushes middle of the center out with a knife / pencil, two times it's the mate of a previously tabled mate
1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 89) 360
Cyril Marriott Affinities thought of card and unknown selection in envelope are predicted, with mental masterpiece card case and Pop-Eyed Popper cards
Related to 1946 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 107) 431
Ronald B. Edwards Predic-2 see correction on p. 506
1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 124) 498
George G. Kaplan The Calcutta Mystery (First Version) two card prediction written with different colored pencils, one ahead
Inspired by
  • "The Bombay Mystery" (George Kaplan, marketed)
Variations
1948 The Fine Art of Magic 148
George G. Kaplan The Calcutta Mystery (Second Version) without the colored pencils, but with spectators initials, one ahead
1948 The Fine Art of Magic 152
Unknown Twenty-One Cards - A Double Prediction using in the hands antifaro
1948 The Fine Art of Magic 175
Roger Barkann Parallels two decks, two predictions placed in books, as well as selections of spectator
Also published here 1948 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 151) 606
Unknown To Predict Three Selected Cards using double envelope
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 178
Unknown Magic Card Revelation Pull out cards from pocket that always add to selected card
1949 Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 34
John Scarne Scarne's Predicto No. 7, Business card with prediction placed randomly in deck, predicts which two cards it is placed in between
Variations 1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 18
John Scarne, Bill Simon Double Prediction No. 59, Basic routine with Business Card Prophecy move, predict where business card is placed, for credit information see Scarne reference
Related to 1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 105
Eddie Clever By Chance Alone two selection put on slates with written predictions match
1950 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 9
Michael F. Zens The Mike Zen's Card Act several cards are selected from a shuffled deck and replaced, performer finds them, then cards are put in envelopes, inside are predictions which match
Also published here 1951 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1951) 18
Bill Simon Business Card Prophesy two cards predicted on business card, cards which are next to it after pushed in the deck, for credit information see Scarne reference "Business Card ESP"
Related toVariations 1952 Effective Card Magic 32
Bill Simon Double Prediction
1952 Effective Card Magic 161
Theodore Annemann The Master Mind 14-15 card stack, two decks
1952 Annemann's Buried Treasures 8
Maurice Howarth Bi-Le-Temps prediction of two cards on business card
1954 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 297) 1188
Bill Simon Twice Clipped two mate predictions, cards clipped together with paper clips
Variations 1954 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 300) 1199
Stewart James Nullificator Slate Mystery names of cut to cards are predicted on slate
1954 The Nullificator 6
Roger Barkann Parallels two decks, two predictions placed in books, as well as selections of spectator
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 113
Lu Brent "U-Predict-Them" Pretty much identical to "U-Find-Our-Cards", except card is stabbed between two other cards, the two cards are predicted
Related to 1956 Fifteen Star Card Effects 23
Art Johnston Predicto two cards, two way forcing deck with subtleties
1957 26 Originals 8
Stewart James Unwritten Predictions two predictions in card stand
1957 Magic Mine No. 1 19
Tony Corinda, Jon Tremaine (6) The Mentalist's Four Ace Trick four cards are selected and put into a glass each, in the glasses are odd backed cards as predictions, two times four Aces
1958 Predictions 111
Edward Marlo Matcho - Method III two cards counted to are predicted by performer
1959 Marlo Meets His Match 7
Edward Marlo Matcho - Method IV two cards counted to are predicted, alternating set-up
1959 Marlo Meets His Match 8
Edward Marlo Matcho - Method VI two cards counted to predicted
1959 Marlo Meets His Match 9
Edward Marlo Matcho - Method VII two cards cut to predicted by performer
1959 Marlo Meets His Match 18
Edward Marlo Matcho - Method VIII two cards cut to predicted/matched by performer with other deck
1959 Marlo Meets His Match 20
Edward Marlo Matcho - Method IX two cards cut to predicted by performer
1959 Marlo Meets His Match 21
Peter Warlock Down in the Meadow two card prediction, gaffed card stand
1960 Magic of the Mind 48
Jack Avis Stamp of Approval card marked with stamp is used to chose two cards, prediction of the two selections
1960 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960) 56
Oscar Weigle, Harry Lorayne Prediction Extraordinaire two predictions written, two numbers named, cards at that position are predicted cards
1962 Close-up Card Magic 229
Ralph W. Hull Trigon II three cards are selected from a deck and put in three glasses, a spectator then takes three cards from another deck that are put with the first cards, when the pairs are turned over, they match, partial rough-smooth red-blue menetekel
Variations 1962 Enzyklopädie der Rauh-Glatt-Kartentricks - Teil II 21
Edward Marlo Thoughts on Blind Choice two selections from one deck match two reversed prediction cards in second deck, four methods with different gaffed decks (Ultra Mental Deck, deck with twenty-six different cards duplicated, Audley Walsh's Dream Deck / Koran Deck)
Inspired by
  • Jack Avis' "Blind Choice" (GEN June 1964)
1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 67
Paul Curry Three Cards in the Future three card prediction
Related to 1965 Magician's Magic 195
Karl Fulves Fourtold Retold four selections predicted, four different suits
Inspired by
  • Stewart James "Fourtold" in "Tops" 1937 and "Ibidem" #23
Variations
1965 The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 397) 417
Norman Osborn Fourtold Retold Variation four selections predicted on giant pips
Inspired by Mar. 1966 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 5) 25
Robert Parrish Omega Spirit Slates display sequence for two slates with different colored surfaces, writing appears, example: some freely chosen cards placed between slates, some of their names appear written
Sep. 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 11) 124
James G. Thompson Jr. The "In" Card two cards, written on blank card, card stabbed in center
1967 Between Two Minds 19
Ned Rutledge Man and Woman two card prediction on two billets, clever ploy to cover one ahead
1967 Between Two Minds 20
Alton Sharpe Double Prediction Chest freely thought of and chosen card predicted, one ahead
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 73
Aldini Predecktion Prediction written on two cards, correctly predict two freely named cards
1969 Roughingly Yours 41
Roy Johnson Sensitive Fingers naming card when feeling them under table, then cards on either side of a reversed card are predicted
Inspired by 1970 The Roy Johnson Experience 41
Paul Swinford Pairs Foretold three mates removed by spectator are predicted
1971 More Faro Fantasy 42
Tony Binarelli Abracadabra three odd-backed cards are inserted in deck, spectator chooses just those cards face-up
Variations 1972 Card Cavalcade 119
James G. Thompson Jr. Twin Forcast two predictions written on business card, business card stabbed into deck between prediction
Related toVariations Winter 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 6th Folio) 491
Nathan Stark The Mortal Mind of Dr. Stark two predictions written one after the other
Variations 1972 The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 44) 217
Jules Lenier Share of Mind Stark's routine with a borrowed deck
Inspired by 1972 The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 53) 262
Al Baker Twin Souls two cards
Also published here 1972 The Living End 83
Harry Lorayne Half-Force Open Prediction three prediction cards, spectator cuts deck into three packets, top cards match
1973 Rim Shots 26
Dai Vernon, Harry Lorayne, Bruce Cervon Amazing Prediction two cards, some dealing and counting
1973 Rim Shots 52
Edward G. Brown Two Coincidence Tricks
  • first is a Do as I do variation with two decks
  • second is a prediction, three selected cards match three cards in glass with different back design
1973 The Card Magic of Edward G. Brown 64
Jerry K. Hartman Twocast
Inspired by 1973 Means & Ends 58
Tony Binarelli Double Prediction two cards predicted in billets
1974 Card Cavalcade II 30
Karl Fulves Prophet #2 deck is divided and to spectator's think of a number, performer predicts cards at the thought of number in each half, half forcing stack
1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 42
Stephen Minch The Yin-Empress and the Hermit of Yang twelve cards, two are predicted
1974 The Book of Thoth 10
Stephen Minch Fortunes of a Wise Fool based on an idea by Ed Mellon, matrix force
Related toVariations 1974 The Book of Thoth 41
Bill Taylor 7-16 down-under deal, spectator's and performer's remaining cards predicted, game presentation
Inspired byAlso published here Apr. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 6) 723
Sam Dalal Double Vision two cards predicted on paper slips, using ballpoint pen with pencil lead, mirage deck
Also published here
  • Magigram (Rough-Smooth part, by Sam Dalal)
June 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 8) 743
James G. Thompson Jr. No Way two spectators decide on a number up to 25, first spectator counts down to that card in half the deck, performer writes down two cards, second spectator counts down, both cards match prediction
Sep. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 11) 787
Karl Fulves Dynamic Duo two spectators each take a card from half the deck from performer's pocket, both written on slips of paper by performer
Oct. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 12) 817
Dr. Dan J. Alessini Oh! Calcutta! two cards predicted, with two different colored pens
Inspired by 1974 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 100) 499
Edward Marlo Predict-a-Mania Plus double prediction, cutting cards
Variations 1974 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 112) 557
Jerry K. Hartman Two For The Seer Saw riffle force to break with delay, here as prediction of two cards, see also Fulves' notes on page 242
Related toVariations 1975 Epilogue (Issue Special No 1) 234
Karl Fulves Centrifugal Force two cards predicted on both sides of selection, humorous presentation
1975 Methods with Cards - Part 3 220
Jerry K. Hartman Two-sooth Prediction written on blank file card, stabbed into deck. Predicts the two cards next to the file card.
1975 Card Fare 36
Edward Marlo, Walter B. Gibson Double Prediction two cards predicted, two methods, combination of Walter Gibson's "The Mystic Prediction & "The Psychic Card Problem" (Book of Popular Card Tricks)
1976 Early Marlo (Issue Oddity & Other Miracles) 107
Eddie Fields, Edward Marlo Another Problem Posed Magician predicts two cards cut to by spectator
  • Method 1
  • Method 2
  • Method 3
1976 The Artful Dodges of Eddie Fields 58
Al Mann The Devastators three selected cards are predicted, duplicates in wallet, magnetic himber
1976 The Third Ecstasy 11
Al Mann The Invaders two decks, three selected cards are predicted, duplicates in wallet, magnetic himber
1976 The Third Ecstasy 12
Nick Trost The "One-Two-Three" Trick Coincidence effect - spectator places a row of Ace, Two, Three on table, matches order of performer's row of Ace, Two and Three
1976 Subtle Card Magic: Part One 4
Unknown Double Prophet No. 42, two cards predicted, involves cutting and turning over cards in pile behind back
1976 Self-Working Card Tricks 63
Gene Maze Triple Coincidence three cards match to prediction cards
1977 Packet Switches (Part Five) 336
Gene Maze I Predict! two Aces are placed next to predictions
1977 Packet Switches (Part Four) 225
Barrie Richardson The Undisturbed Deck Prediction spectator cuts the deck, cards are predicted. Three variations, with swami and where the amount of cut off cards is predicted
1977 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 4) 505
Bill Taylor The Game of 7-16 down-under deal, spectator's and performer's remaining cards predicted, game presentation
Also published here 1977 The Magic Book 69
Hannes Höller Fünf-Karten-Vorhersage five cards are predicted, shuffled and cut deck
1978 Einfach Wunderbar - Wunderbar Einfach 72
Jerry K. Hartman Thoughtamatic Simple routine using Rotary Force, predict which two cards a prediction card will be stabbed between
Inspired by 1978 Loose Ends 17
Jerry K. Hartman Crystal Clear Prediction written on face of card, card is inserted between the two predicted cards
1978 Loose Ends 52
Paul Rylander Century 21 triple prediction
1978 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 218) 1089
Unknown The One Day Fly Effect hands on a watch stop on wanted cards
1978/76 More Classic Magic with Apparatus 101
Unknown The Marvelous Prediction produced by Janos Bartl, three cards placed in stand are predicted
1978/76 More Classic Magic with Apparatus 109
David Solomon Solomon's Four Card Prediction variation of "Spectator Cuts And Counts To The Aces"
1979 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 331
Basil Horwitz Lucky Joker Prediction two cards, using jokers
1979 Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 12) 769
Karl Fulves, James G. Thompson Jr. Future Vision No. 19, spectator pushed paper into deck, cards above and below are predicted
Inspired by 1979 Self-Working Mental Magic 27
Bill Coomer Card-X prediction of multiple cards
1979 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 245) 1222
Piet Forton Der offene Doppelzufall two cards placed on table as predictions, two other cards placed on top, four Aces
1979 Das Mike Skinner / Piet Forton Seminarheft (Issue Das Piet Forton Seminar) 11
Gene Maze, Buddy Anckner Triple Play with two decks
1980 The Gene Maze Card Book 51
Mike Caveney One in a Million stabbed prediction of two cards
1981 Magicomedy 33
Basil Horwitz Challenge Mental Hypnotic Suggestion two spectators select a card, prediction states that second spectator has same card as first but thinks he has selected another card
1981 The Mental Magick of Basil Horwitz 32
Stephen Tucker Fantasia four cards are cut to, which are predicted with miniature cards, cards have different colored back than rest of the deck which is blank on the face too
1981 Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 8) 148
Simon Aronson Countdown Triple Prediction two cards and number of cards in pile predicted
1982 Sessions 80
Thomas Alan Waters Seller's Markcut prediction in index card is in a window envelope, spectator selects a card which comes in the envelope too, then the deck is shuffled and cut and the performer names a card, he puts the envelope somewhere in the deck, under it is the named card and the prediction inside matches the card chosen earlier
1982 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Deckalogue) 226
Eric Mason, Barrie Richardson The Undisturbed Deck Prediction spectator cuts cards, two cards are predicted, three variations
1982 A Boon for All Seasons 25
Edward Marlo Self-Locating Prediction indicator stabbed in deck, indicator card transforms/is into selection and cards on either side predicted
1983 Marlo without Tears 176
Edward Marlo Locus-Pocus two Cards, four methods
  • Locii Two
  • Locii Two II
  • Loci Two III
  • Prediction Variation
Inspired by 1983 Marlo without Tears 139
Edward Marlo 14-14-14 Prediction two added up values predicted, with amusing surprise
1983 Marlo without Tears 173
Edward Marlo, Jack Vosburgh Double Proof Triple Prediction three selections are predicted on both billets and other cards, extension of Vosburgh's "Prediction Deck"
1983 Marlo's Plus Package 65
Edward Marlo Double Thought Prediction two cards predicted on other cards, rough smooth deck, five handlings
1983 Marlo's Plus Package 71
Pavel Unglaubliche Punkte cards with colors, matching routine with spectator, cards put in plastic envelopes
1983 Neue Magische Ideen 10
Harry Houdini Houdini's Secret No. 64, from Houdini's notebooks, two cards selected by counting to numbers, both predicted, one-ahead
1984 More Self-Working Card Tricks 94
Stephen Minch Étoile D'Éventualité sealed prediction in wallet, two cards that match two selections, first card is stopped at and second selected by throwing a die, Himber wallet
Related to
  • "Sensational Mentalism, Part Four"
Also published here
1984 Mind Melds 25
Roy Walton Duck Soup spectator chooses some card via some process, resutling pokerhand is predicted
1985 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 28, 29 & 30) 276
Thomas Alan Waters Circlet two cards, one with female and one with male symbol, prediction of two cards for a man and a woman, written on the fitting cards
1985 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Mystyx) 688
David Britland A Simple Prediction re-deal force
1986 Angel Card Rise Plus 9
David Britland My Name Is Legion deck has famous names on the back of every card, two cards chosen with Gemini Twins procedure, rest of deck blank
1986 Psychomancy 30
Michael Pizzolla Synchronicity III three prediction cards shown in wallet, then three cards taken out of face-down spread, they match, wallet with magnet, two alternativ presentations
Related to
  • "Thought Control" (Richard Himber)
1987 New Stars of Magic (Vol. 2 No. 4) 1
Stephen Minch Étoile D'Éventualité spectator deals cards face up and stops, that card removed, die rolled and to that number counted to from stopped spot, both cards predicted, Himber Wallet
Also published here 1987 The Three Faces of Steve 22
Roberto Giobbi Der Psychotest spectator cuts deck into four piles, the top four cards match four prediction cards
Also published here 1987 CardPerfect 9
Edward Marlo Four Told four card prediction with marked deck
1988 Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 169
Edward Marlo Way Ahead Prediction two cards predicted on slips of paper
  • Alternate Method
Inspired by
  • "Controlled thoughts" (Sydney Lawrence, Ten Self-Working Master Effects)
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 185
Louis Zingone Two Deck Prediction two
1989 The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 3 xxxiii
John Bannon Oh Calcutta thought of and dealt-to card are predicted, one ahead
Inspired by 1990 Impossibilia 11
Ken Simmons Ultra-Mental Deck Routine Handling three spectators stop during deal and deal a card face-down, same cards are reversed in second deck
Related to 1990 Finally! 26
Edward Marlo Topping Mental Topper - Second Effect four slips of paper with predictions, four spectators think of a card of a certain suit and transfer cards from top to bottom according to their value
Variations 1990 Cardfixes 193
Edward Marlo Topping Mental Topper - Third Effect like second effect but mates in shirt pocket instead of written predictions
Inspired by 1990 Cardfixes 195
Alex Elmsley A Double Prediction two cards, progressive spelling set-up, one-ahead, sixteenth card principle
Variations 1991 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 311
John Bannon Detour de Force humorous prediction effect with obviously but wrongly marked cards
1991 Smoke and Mirrors 102
Edward Marlo The Unwritten Prediction spectator turns over two cards, they are the only red-backed
Variations 1991 The Olram File (Issue 5) 8
Edward Marlo Logical Prediction spectator turns over two cards in a packet, predicted, mathematical
1991 The Olram File (Issue 6) 3
Stephen Tucker Gag Card Miracle 52 on 1 gag, then cards are selected with coins and the gag card, prediction of selected cards
1991 New Close-Up Lecture 6
James Swain New Wave Prediction four selections match four predictions with odd back design from wallet, rainbow deck
Variations 1992 Don't Blink 87
Carlhorst Meier Power of Suggestion three unknown red-backed card shuffled into blue deck, two cards chosen face up by spectators, another spectator takes deck in his pocket and removes one card, tabled face-up cards are red-backed, card in pocket is blue-backed but duplicate of remaining red-backed card
Inspired byVariations 1992 Power of Suggestion 1
Alan Shaxon Power of Suggestion Variation rough & smooth version
Inspired by 1992 Power of Suggestion 6
Richard Vollmer Matchmaker's Chart as a prediction effect
Variations May 1993 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 5) 2209
Jerry K. Hartman Prophet Minded two cards, variation on Marlo's Logical Prediction
Jan. 1993 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 1) 2161
Wayne Kyzer Open and Shut cards cut and dealt by performer and spectator number and cards are predicted
1993 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks 75
Karl Fulves Early Indications sixteen cards used, cut and several milk build shuffles done, two cards at two positions are predicted
1993 Verbatim (Issue 8) 91
Richard Bartram, Jr. The Clairvoyant Card selected card and thought of card are predicted in envelope
1993 Mystification 106
Alex Elmsley Auto-Prediction three cards are predicted written on another playing card
Variations 1994 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 80
Alex Elmsley Future Stock two card prediction, stack, one-ahead
1994 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 398
John Northern Hilliard Two Souls But with a Single Thought two cards, billet index (52 predictions)
1994 More Greater Magic 1214
John Northern Hilliard The Ne Plus Ultra Trick eight cards chosen and replaced, they and their position in the deck are predicted
1994 More Greater Magic 1218
Philip T. Goldstein Twoltra two cards chosen from face-up/face-down shuffled deck, predicted in second deck
1994 Thabbatical 90
Karl Fulves Auto Predict application of "Self Cutting Deck" problem to business card prophecy prediction
Related to 1994 Crooked Tales 108
Alexander de Cova, James Swain Triple Prediction prediction from wallet, values written on blank cards
Inspired by 1994 Secrets No. 1 10
Basil Horwitz Fingertip Prediction three blue-backed cards are sealed in an envelope, three red-backed card chosen by spectators, they match
1994 The Mental Magick of Basil Horwitz - Volume 3 55
Jörg Alexander Weber Vergangenheit, Gegenwart und Zukunft prediction of three selected Tarot cards, representing past, present and future
Inspired by
  • Carlhorst Meier, "Mein Tarot Seminar" (1992)
Also published here
1995 ZauberKunst 23
Philip T. Goldstein Write Of Way five cards are taken from a deck and spectator selects one, prediction states selection and other four cards
Inspired by 1995 The Minotaur (Vol. 7 No. 3) 7
R. Paul Wilson Written Wrongs five cards chosen, one signed and lost, in prediction envelope the other four cards are predicted and the signed card is found as well
Variations 1995 Chaos Theories 5
David Regal Three Alike two prepared decks
Oct. 1996 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19 No. 10) 2711
Paul Harris Torn Mentalist flap of card case is torn off to write prediction on it, flap restored
1996 The Art of Astonishment — Book 3 (Issue Misc. Pieces of Paul) 291
Michael Skinner, Bill Simon The Business on the Business Card Prediction two methods
1996 Classic Sampler 1
John Scarne Business Card ESP Business Card Prophecy with two separate predictions, credit information
Related to 1996 Underworld (Issue 3) 36
Peter Duffie Double Vision any red and black cards removed from face-up spread, values added, that day in calendar has both those cards written next to it, both also predicted in envelope
1996 Untold 1
Nick Trost Double Turnover Coincidence Two spectators cut to black Queens, which is previously predicted by written prediction
1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 37
Nick Trost Kissed and Divined (Improved) Two card prediction using faced halves (original idea by Richard Himber)
Inspired by 1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 120
Peter Duffie, George McBride All The Fives! Packet of four cards set aside as prediction, spectator eliminates cards until two cards left, values added together equal 5, four cards are the four Fives (variation, first published in Abracadabra no. 2590)
1997 Effortless Card Magic 72
Simon Lovell Predicted Bermuda three cards chosen behind back of spectator, same cards reversed in prediction deck, extra deck, ends clean
Inspired byVariations 1997 Simon Says! 126
Simon Lovell Kicked! two card placed in deck during deal, next to matching cards, rest of deck turns out blank
Inspired by
  • "The Kick" (Harry Baron)
1997 Simon Says! 136
Karl Fulves Noir Negative four cards chosen with Even Money Proposition procedure, they're predicted
Inspired by 1998 The Noir Test 15
David Regal Triple Vision three cards selected from red deck and placed into blue deck - matches prediction
Inspired byVariations 1999 Close-Up & Personal 236
Karl Fulves 37 Threes "Dot Com - Tricks and stunts with numbers"
small packet, spectator cuts and turns over pairs, then two red Threes are only reversed cards, comedy prediction is shown to fit
Related to 1999 The Fine Print (Issue 10) 348
Ellis Stanyon The Number of Chosen Cards Are Passed into an Envelope in Full View No. 16, six cards selected via stabbing, card known to performer via glimpsing card above, predicted in envelope (or travel to envelope), assistant
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 90
Ellis Stanyon The Pack Is "Cut" into Four and the Names of the Cards in Either Part Are Found in an Envelope No. 10, four piles made, one chosen, cards in that pile are predicted or divined, multiple out in envelope
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 109
Chuck Smith Moments to Remember two cards freely selected, those cards with different back produced from pocket
2000 Tools Of The Trade 69
Sam Schwartz Fourtell prediction of four cards chosen in different ways, one thought-of, cut-deeper handling
Variations 2000 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 4) 103
Karl Fulves Ahead of Time predictions written on billets, one of the billets vanishes from hat and travels to card case
Inspired by 2000 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 4) 104
Karl Fulves Spectator Cuts To Whatever "Three Trix"
also as four-card prediction
2000 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 4) 111
Simon Lovell Blind Man's Bluff spectator finds cards in deck, rest is secretly blank, cards are predicted
Inspired by 2000 Son of Simon Says! 85
Paul Curry Double Prediction card is selected turned over and behind spectator's back, pushed into the deck, both cards are predicted, first published in "Something Borrowed, Something New", 1941
2001 Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 212
Paul Curry Three Cards in the Future three card prediction
Related to 2001 Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 214
Howard A. Adams Futurism No. 33, three cards chosen with two dice, predicted
Also published here 2001 New Self-Working Card Tricks 49
Unknown Dialing the Future No. 45, four cards chosen by dealing to first four digits of phone number, they are predicted or the Aces
2001 New Self-Working Card Tricks 65
Karl Fulves Tomorrow's Card No. 47, eight cards shuffled face-up/face-down, number of reversed cards and their identity predicted
Inspired by
  • "Baby Hummer" (Charles Hudson, Linking Ring)
2001 New Self-Working Card Tricks 67
Karl Fulves Business Card ESP No. 31, two cards predicted on business cards
Inspired by 2001 My Best Self-Working Card Tricks 65
Karl Fulves Seen, Not Seen No. 41, card openly predicted, number up to ten named, repeated before both cards are shown
2001 My Best Self-Working Card Tricks 92
R. Paul Wilson The ConCam Incident three cards selected from red deck and placed into blue deck - matches prediction, ungaffed
Inspired by 2001 Omerta 3
Jim Steinmeyer, George Sands The Five Card Mix forcing a card from five, see also George Sands "Prime Time"
Variations 2002 Impuzzibilities 21
Steve Beam Witchcrap with spelling of cards, two cards prediction
2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 44
Al Baker Twin Souls
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Contributions) 520
Al Baker Best Card Trick two cards, duplicate bank
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions) 541
Herb Zarrow, Roberto Giobbi A Psychological Test spectator cuts deck into four piles, the top four cards match four prediction cards
Inspired by
  • "Matched Revolvers" (Herb Zarrow, Linking Ring, July 1977)
Related toAlso published here
2003 Card College — Volume 5 1139
Alan Wakeling, Jim Steinmeyer one rule of Matrix poker sixteen card matrix, cards chosen, they're predicted
2003 Artificial conclusions 28
Karl Fulves Z Numbers two cards chosen from red-backed deck, two cards are in pocket from blue-backed deck - they're the same
Inspired byRelated to 2003 Hofzinser Notebook 2
Karl Fulves The Right Pocket two cards chosen, duplicates are in pockets as prediction
2003 Hofzinser Notebook 4
Karl Fulves Hoftwin #2 predicting selection in spread and card on either side
2003 Hofzinser Notebook 25
Karl Fulves, Dr. Stanley Jaks Xtender two card prediction with card stand
Inspired by 2003 Hofzinser Notebook 45
John Bannon Perfect Strangers CATO, Koenig's Tapestry, prediction combo with rainbow packet
Variations 2004 Dear Mr. Fantasy 155
Karl Fulves Playing Card Prophecy clouding the method
Related to 2004 When Psychics Play Poker 52
Karl Fulves Left-Handed Prophet different handling for Business Card Prophecy Move
Related to 2004 When Psychics Play Poker 55
Jay Sankey, David Acer Child's Play Spectator uses two crayons to select two cards - black crayon select black card, red crayon select red card. Names of cards are found printed on crayon sleeve
2004 Random Acts of Magic 71
Karl Fulves Clear Channel performer and spectator both deal through half the deck and leave one card face-down, both cards divined/predicted
Variations 2004 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 9) 373
Dave Campbell Snap two odd-backed indicator cards are placed in deck during deal by spectators, next to their duplicates from the deck
2004 The Dave Campbell Legacy 69
R. Paul Wilson Hexadiction predicting 6 cards with the Queen of Clubs
2004 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 5 48
Wayne Dobson 4 Seen four cards chosen, prediction "card" shown as first card, unfolded for second, and so on for all four cards
2004 Dobson's Choice 3 4
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Just As Well three cards predicted on business card, last business card without prediction but last card also blank, using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 15
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Match and Rematch three cards as predictions, their values give the amount of cards in three cut-off packets and they also match the cards cut to, using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 40
Tyler Wilson Sterilizing Sanchez variation in which both cards are predicted
Inspired by 2006 Dominatricks 64
Jack Avis Blind Choice performer reverses two cards in blue-backed deck, spectator reverses two cards behind back in red-backed deck, they match, two red/blue double backers
Related to
  • Jack Avis' "Blind Choice" (GEN June 1964)
2006 Rara Avis 25
Allan Slaight Cards and Letters cards used to spell a name, three predictions, duplicates
2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 21
Steve Beam Unbelievable humorous prediction of five chosen cards, with a photograph
Also published here 2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 190
Ramón Riobóo Dropping Names cards are shuffled face up into face down, half the deck is eliminated and name of spectator is spelled with face-up and face-down cards, cards at position they match two predictions
2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 7 33
Doug Canning The Pat Hand spectator choses five cards from a deck with numbers on the back, prediction of total and of cards
2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 7 190
Andi Gladwin Double-header Prediction three selections predicted, spectators cut to their selections
2007 Best of Friends — Volume III 31
Tom Craven Psychic Cards four cards predicted at positions named by spectator, but after every number is named the deck is shuffled by performer (!!)
2007 Best of Friends — Volume III 455
Karl Fulves First To Tenth spelling any value to get to sixth card, two-card prediction application
2007 Prolix (Issue 3) 166
Stewart James The Tenth Variation Two cards chosen in red pack found to match two cards previously reversed in blue pack. Then the back colors of the selections change places.
Also published here
  • Letter to Francis Haxton, Feb 28 1961
2007 The Essential Stewart James 134
Nick Trost Psychic Coincidence three selections out of nine cards are predicted in value
2008 Subtle Card Creations — Volume 1 43
Nick Trost, Al Koran Trost on Al Koran's "Prediction Supreme" three cards, Ten-Twenty Force
2008 Subtle Card Creations — Volume 1 127
Steve Beam Unbelievable humorous prediction of five chosen cards, with a photograph
Also published here 2008 Noteworthy 33
John Guastaferro Free Will Refutation four cards predicted on business cards and chosen via Gemini Twins procedure, rest of deck blank
Also published here
  • "Gemini Prediction" (John Guastaferro)
2009 Ten Card Mysteries Anneman Would Have Loved 16
Trevor Lewis The Eyes Have It using The Eye Chart, three phases, spectator divines and locates cards, then she selects cards which were predicted
2009 Routines Matter 73
Greca Cut and Paced four cut-to cards are predicted
2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 60
Doug Canning Free Willy spectator cuts deck in three piles and distributes 3 top cards, outcome predicted
Variations 2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 95
Steve Beam Big Willy spectator cuts deck in three piles and distributes 3 top cards, outcome predicted, impromptu version
Inspired by 2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 97
Doug Canning Trifecta multiple card predicted on dollar bills, set-up, inspired by Paul Wilson's "Predator Wallet"
2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 121
Ramón Riobóo Control Freak after some dealing process the hands in a poker hand are predicted, see also reference for version with fewer cards
Variations 2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 231
Ramón Riobóo Control Tweak abridged version
Inspired by 2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 233
Karl Fulves Random Access performer and spectator each name a number, cards at those numbers counted to, both predicted, re-count force
Related to 2010 Prolix (Issue 8) 510
Karl Fulves Hands Off Gemini from shuffled deck
Inspired by 2010 Xtra Credit (Issue 7) 37
Jon Racherbaumer Winning Prediction
Inspired by 2010 Trench Work 11
Tom Stone Derringer cards at 2 named numbers are predicted, stooge
2011 Maelstrom 133
Jerry K. Hartman Strange But Perfect "Strange Interlude"
three prediction cards in envelope match selections, the backs also match which are suddenly rainbow backs
  • Strange But Perfect II
Inspired by 2011 Prolix (Issue 9) 574
Persi Diaconis, Ron Graham A Performance Piece Prediction routine involving playing cards and I Ching trigrams, involve some fortune telling and answering questions posed by audience
2012 Magical Mathematics 133
Alberto de Figueiredo Behr Para Creer spectator stops dealing at predicted card, repeated twice more, impromptu version
Inspired by 2013 Magia Demente 41
Hiroshi Sawa パウロの予言 (Paul's Prophesy) Eight cards chosen randomly by spectator, prediction shows an octopus named Paul predicting the exact values, uses variation of Gilbreath
2013 Magic of Dr. Sawa (澤浩の奇術) 99
Carlos Vinuesa The Sports Almanac (The Race) combination of strippers with cuts in short and long sides; prediction of race results in Shuffle-Bored style (including photo finish of the race)
Inspired by
  • "Derby" (Tony Koynini, 1952)
  • "Shuffle-Bored" (Simon Aronson, 1980)
2013 Numbers, Cards... and Time! 66
Daniel Madison Bad Aces Deck shuffled, spectator names four numbers, magician deals down to those numbers to find four random cards instead of Aces. But then a prediction previously made is shown to predict those four cards
Related to 2014 Placebo 19
Colin McLeod Double Card Prediction Essay two cards placed on two chairs, two spectators divine card, one by selecting the same card from a deck and one by just naming it
2014 Divine 70
Simon Aronson Double Vision Spectators select two cards, magician predicts them both correctly, self working force
Related to 2014 Art Decko 53
Alex Ng I Got the Number Phase one: Combined values of two prediction cards match freely selected card
Phase two: Value of one prediction card and suit of another matched the selected card. Combined value of the two cards give the position of the selection in the deck
2015 In the Mind of Dr. Alex 8
So Sato Lucky Number Poker two spectators with poker hands exchange cards to given rules, their resulting poker hand is predicted
2016 The Secrets of So Sato 46
Roberto Giobbi Multiple Lottery idea about card tricks with lottery theme
2016 Hidden Agenda (Issue Jan 15) 19
Roberto Giobbi, Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Hofzinser's Triple Prediction three cards in handkerchief in spectator's hands, they turn out to be later signed selections, dropping double backers
Inspired by
  • "Die Drei Kräfte" (Hofzinsers Kartenkünste)
Related to
  • "Winter-Sommer" (Hofzinser's Zauberkünste)
2016 Standup Card Magic 178
Christoph Borer Das Drei-Karten-Wunder three predictions, freely selected by spectators, half forcing deck
2016 21 104
John Bannon, Andy (The Jerx) Spectator Cuts The Aces Three Ways Directed Verdict by John Bannon, but provides three very different ways of presenting the same trick

  • The Ocean's Eleven Version
  • The Creepy Child Version (prediction of four cards cut to)
  • Spectator Cuts Their Future (prediction of four cards cut to)
Inspired byRelated to 2016 The Jerx 27
Andy (The Jerx) Applied Cartomancy Part of a prediction effect for Spectator Cuts the Aces Three Ways (Spectator Cuts Their Future)
Related to 2016 The Jerx 103
Andy (The Jerx) A Very Unusual Camera Phone camera can take pictures a few minutes into the future, predict which cards are dropped face up/down on the floor
2016 The Jerx 313
Bob Farmer Karmamatic one card chosen from face-up and one from face-down deck, both cards predicted written on another odd-backed card
2017 The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 33
Bob Farmer Encephalonic Predestination chosen and thought-of card (in relation to chosen one) are predicted, 1-0-1
2017 The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 83
Bob Farmer Octa Predestination chosen and thought-of card (in relation to chosen one) are predicted
2017 The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 92
Bob Farmer Svengali Predestination chosen and thought-of card (in relation to chosen one) are predicted
2017 The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 94
Jörg Alexander Weber Past, Present, and Future prediction of three selected Tarot cards, representing past, present and future
Also published here 2017 Magic Illusions 38
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
Herb Zarrow, Johnny Thompson Zarrow Translating Deck spectator answers some questions, performer apparently removes four cards according to answers, spectator cuts to the four mates
Inspired by
  • "Matched Revolvers" (Herb Zarrow, Linking Ring, July 1977)
Related toAlso published here
  • "The Translating Deck" (MUM, Sept. 1995)
2018 The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 1) 187
Christoph Borer Die Joker spüren dich Gemini Twins, predictions written on two jokers
Inspired by 2018 Mentale Notizen 97
Christoph Borer Das Drei-Karten-Wunder prediction of three cards, half forcing deck
2018 Mentale Notizen 175
David Solomon Matcho From a Shuffled Deck two cards chosen by Christ cutting procedure, predicted
2018 Solomon's Secrets 75
Justin Higham Double Shared Prophecy two spectators name a card each and stab a Joker in the deck, it ends up between the two named cards
Inspired by
  • "Shared Prophecy" (Justin Higham, Prophecy Moves and Effects, 2012, p. 12)
2018 Operandi (Issue 4) 34