81 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Red Black / Separation / As a Climax
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Jack Merlin Another Red and Black Effect a red card and a black card are selected, after the shuffle the deck is separated and in one hand are all red cards and the black selection and in the other hand vice versa
Merlin's Master Manipulations 11
Arthur H. Buckley The Four Bandits Expermient No. 43 - jacks are produced, inserted in middle and come to top, deck is separated in reds and blacks
Card Control 213
Paul LePaul Color Segregation
The Card Magic of Le Paul 169
Edward Marlo 76-76-67-67 no selection, using faro shuffle, with variation that ends in red-black separated deck
Related toVariations Faro Notes 29
Walter Rollins The Time Machine time machine themed routine
  • small deck changes into large one (Micro Macro)
  • red and blacks separate
  • burnt matches
  • torn and restored bills
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960) 37
Edward Marlo Follow Up red black separation of deck
The Patented Shuffle (Issue 6 Effects) 4
Gene Finnell Red and Black Challenge red-black separation after riffle shuffle with location combo, gilbreath
Epilogue (Issue 5) 37
Paul Swinford Trilemma combo with selection and number, 33 cards
Related to The Cardiste (Issue 13) 21
Ron Ferris Dynamite with red black separation climax
Expert Card Chicanery 23
Paul Swinford Trilemma combo with selection and number, 33 cards
Related to More Faro Fantasy 16
Lin Searles Moracle packet cut off and reduced to one card via reverse faros, this card predicted and four Aces on top of discard piles, see also p. 486 for comment by Charles Hudson
Inspired byRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 9) 430
Harry Lorayne The Fantastic Deal Jog red/black separation except named quartet (aka "The Great Divide")
Related toVariations The Great Divide 1
Gene Finnell Red and Black Challenge "Magnetic Colors" as set-up for divided deck location
Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 63
Roy Walton Isolator card selected, cards dealt in two piles by spectator, colors separated except selection, faro
Variations Epilogue (Issue 19) 175
Gene Finnell Strictly to Enhance Your Imagination Aces lost and found, then two selections found and deck separated into reds and blacks, faro
Related to Gene Finnell's Card Magic 36
Al Stevenson, Stewart Judah Stripper Deck Location Color separation with two selections
Also published here Subtle Card Magic: Part One 30
David Carré The Card Expert multiphase routine, fullstack
Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 6) 366
Brother John Hamman 2 Shuffles Harry red black kicker
VariationsAlso published here Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1 No. 8) 85
Jon Racherbaumer Push-thru Failure Triumphs
Arch Triumphs 29
Stewart Judah Rot-Schwarz-Stripper-Kartenfinden Color separation with two selections
Also published here Einfach Wunderbar — Wunderbar Einfach 105
Father Cyprian The Spectrum Effect two card prediction from half the deck, all other cards red
Inspired by
  • "Colorincidentally" (Tony Chaudhuri, "Bedazzled!", 1977, p. 31)
The Chronicles (Issue 3) 1085
Jean-Jacques Sanvert Triple Triumph red black kicker and four king production
Related to Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 6) 207
Stephen Minch San-Sub
Inspired byRelated to Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4 No. 12) 572
Don England Very Simple R/B Triumph red-black separation climax
Don England's T.K.O.'s (Issue Clubs) 21
Ian Land Getting Lost in the Shuffle Hofzinser Ace Trick combined with Triumph, optional red black separation climax
Pabular (Vol. 7 No. 5) 1044
Ron Ferris, Harry Lorayne Firestorm Two top cards of freely cut to packets are divined, one ahead, red black separation kicker
Best of Friends 513
Richard Kaufman Every Everywhere two selections, each appears "on top, bottom, in center", red-black kicker
The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 2 95
Bill Kalush Trapped Triumph combination of Triumph and Sandwich effect, deck in order with card in correct position, with variations
Related to Fork Full of Appetizers — Book 2 28
George Pierce, Charles T. Jordan, Karl Fulves Flying Colors No. 14, deck riffle shuffled twice by spectator, yet it separates into colors
More Self-Working Card Tricks 21
Ron Ferris "X To See"
Inspired byVariations Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 8 No. 12) 1151
Brother John Hamman New Shuffles Harry starting with shuffled deck
Related to The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 34, 35 & 36) 362
Leslie A. LeViness Apocalypse Variations or Additions
Inspired byRelated to Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9 No. 9) 1259
Lennart Green Presentation of a simple Camouflage Trick trick during which 1-2-Separation is executed, selection ends up in half of opposite color
1-2 Separation 5
Brother John Hamman Two-Shuffles Harry begins with shuffled deck
Related toAlso published here The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 87
Lennart Green Four Aces Red/Black aces end up in half of opposite color, 1-2-Separation
1-2 Separation 6
Brother John Hamman The Pesky Card triumph with red-black kicker and selection to pocket finale
The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 89
Karl Fulves Hideout selection vanishes from packet, the reappears again
28 Card Tricks 38
Edward Marlo Magnetic Ace & Color Separation aces stay on top even though faro shuffled into deck, deck is shuffled into red-black separation
The Olram File (Issue 10) 15
Aldo Colombini Crazy Horse two cards chosen from twenty-card packet, two packets eventually formed, one all red with black selection and vice versa
Inspired by
  • Ron Ferris
Also published here
  • Spaghetti Magic lecture notes
Profile (Issue 11) 1
Karl Fulves Second Approach Miraskill-type effect, but repeat has different outcome with same make-up of cards
Inspired byRelated to Deceptive Practices 51
Peter Duffie Everything under Control color separation climax
Inspired by Profile (Issue 17) 6
Ron Ferris Kr-Ace-Y Kolors in a course of a strange 4 ace effect
Variations Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 2) 2175
Richard Vollmer Apocalypse Variations Or Additions
Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 8) 2255
Jack Carpenter Red/Black Rollover
Inspired by Castle Collection 5
Unknown Red and Black Flourish cards openly separated, are shuffled, still shown separated, also as two card location
More Greater Magic 1125
John Scarne, Bill Simon, Karl Fulves True Colors No. 2, cards shuffled face-up/face-down, all of one color face-up, except two selections
Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 3
Peter Duffie Divisory Capacity
Inspired byVariations Duffie's Card Compulsions 69
Lennart Green Finding a Chosen Card selection is in half of opposite color, application of GAS
The Green Angle Separation 12
Lennart Green Production of the 4 Aces Aces appear in halves of opposite color, application of GAS
The Green Angle Separation 13
Joshua Jay This Is The Hard Part!
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19 No. 10) 2703
Larry Jennings Red/Black Shuffle Revelation red/black kicker
Inspired by
  • a trick of Milt Kort's
Jennings '67 113
Peter Duffie Remembrance Remember and Forget, with color separation as a surprise ending
Inspired by Effortless Card Magic 132
Richard Vollmer Thrice Nice divided deck, see also p. 2819
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 20 No. 1) 2737
Peter Duffie The Master Cards Spectator and magician each have five cards, card selected in each packet, packets combined and re-dealt; each packet is now four of same color and one of the other color, odd card out is the selection
Inspired by
  • "The PallaD Principle" (Peter Duffie, Cards in Principle)
Effortless Card Magic 30
Peter Duffie Divided We Lie Lie Detector with two selections in two piles, kicker where selection is different color from rest of the packet
Inspired by Effortless Card Magic 48
Joshua Jay That's The Hard Part Find two four of a kinds, and deck separates into red-black
Also published here A Teen's Routines 26
Doug Conn Long Distance Call to the Colors with full deck separation climax
Tricks of my Trade 90
Joshua Jay That's the Hard Part All three mates of selected card found, along with four Kings. Deck ends up separated by color.
Also published here Magic Atlas 76
Harry Lorayne The Great Divide named quartet removed, it is used to separate deck into colors, updated handling
Inspired by Personal Collection 579
Harry Lorayne Special Bonus Rising Crime assembly with Jacks, then Aces show up and deck is separated in reds and blacks
Variations Personal Collection 609
Lee Asher Not Impressive divided deck
Hand Jobs 15
Darwin Ortiz Ultimate Oil & Water 3&3, deck seperation and remix climax
Inspired by Scams & Fantasies with Cards 158
Karl Fulves Thots Intersect signed selection lost, two other cards chosen and lost, one half put in left and one in right jacket pocket, performer removes the two later selections from pocket, then two mates named by performer, one half removed, they turn out to be all black cards except signed selection that is between named mates
Inspired byRelated to Off The Books (Issue 10) 199
Eric Mead 3 Piece Combo Aces cut to, lost and found again, color separation kicker with Aces in wrong halves
Also published here Collexion 21
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Anti-Matter two cards chosen from two halves come together, open push-through, reds and blacks separate
Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 13
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Anti-Matter Revisited two cards transpose in push-through failure, colors separate
Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 14
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Odd Men Out two cards chosen, they turn to be odd-backed cards in color-separated deck
Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 101
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Moving Colors packet, two selections (one red, one black) end up in odd-colored pile, pseudo-CATO
Diamonds from Coal 93
Eric Mead Three-Piece Combo Aces cut to, lost and found again, color separation kicker with Aces in wrong halves
Related toAlso published here Tangled Web 65
Harry Lorayne, James Swain Simplified Swain, Plus aces lost and found with free-cut principle, colors separated, two selections found, based on Swain's "Shuffle Tracking" (Genii 5/2005)
Also published here Best of Friends — Volume III 442
Karl Fulves Triptych two cards chosen, two piles dealt and performer reads out loud all the cards, spectators name the piles with their selections, performer divines cards, they transpose into other pile and are only odd-backed ones
Inspired byRelated to Prolix (Issue 9) 603
Karl Fulves Free Mix position of Joker predicted even though spectator influenced the overhand shuffle, then Aces found, red/black separation retained
Xtra Credit (Issue 9) 64
Jeff Pierce, Ryan Schlutz The Untouchables
  • number of reds in one pile equals blacks in other pile
  • small packet OOTW with two spectators
  • two-card location with red black separation of packet
Inspired by Making the Cut 119
Karl Fulves Star Brite spectator finds Aces (Fulves's Riffle Shuffle Control) and separates cards in reds and blacks
Related to Prolix (Issue 10) 649
Darwin Ortiz Rouge et Noir aces lost and found, then colors separate
Inspired by Lessons in Card Mastery 157
John Guastaferro Stock Exchange cuts to mix face-up/face-down by spectator, red-black-separation as finale
Discoveries & Deceptions 31
Harry Lorayne Color Gathering Plus assembly on packets with Jacks, then Aces show up and deck is separated in reds and blacks
Inspired by
  • "The Colorful Assembly, Spectator-Cuts-Aces, Trick" (Harry Lorayne, Classic Collection Vol. 1, 2005)
  • Special Bonus (Harry Lorayne, 2001)
JawDroppers! 108
Harry Lorayne 8451 Plus stacking to formula, red-black separation kicker
Inspired by JawDroppers! 169
Nathan Colwell Pseudo Riffle Stacking Pseudo riffle stacking demo, with deck separated into red/black as kicker
A New Angle 53
Harry Lorayne Simplified Swain, Plus Aces lost and found with free-cut principle, colors separated, two selections found, based on Swain's "Shuffle Tracking" (Genii 5/2005)
Also published here JawDroppers! Two 126
Andi Gladwin Red/Black to the Future
Inspired by The Boy Who Cried Magic 159