49 entries in Cards / Principles / Elimination Procedures / Tantalizer Deal
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Victor Farelli Loo Lung or The Chinese Coin Magician locates two cards by a lot of dealing and equivoque to eliminate piles, with a bit of gambling theme (Euchre and Loo Lung)
1936 Lend Me Your Pack 44
Stewart Judah The Spectator's Choice Tantalizer deal with thirty-two cards, two selections by both spectator and performer, spectator choses which one remain after dealing procedure, see page 172 for correction
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 17) 92
Stewart Judah Spectator's Choice Tantalizer deal with thirty-two cards, two selections by both spectator and performer, spectator choses which one remain after dealing procedure
Related toAlso published here 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 176
R. M. Jamison Elimination two card found via multiple dealing procedure, "Thirty Card Elimination", reprinted from Sphinx, May 1935
Related to 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 334
L. Vosburgh Lyons Last Chance
Related toAlso published here 1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 54) 387
Herb Runge A Thought Ahead Tantalizer
Related to 1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 102) 618
Eddie Joseph The Elimination Trick tantalizer type elimination in which the spectator has to eliminate the pile each time without his thought-of card, so no real effect, "The above should be worked rapidly and no time given to them to think."
Related to 1942 Greater Card Tricks 21
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Heaps as Rusduck, spectator finds his own card, a lot of dealing, Tantalizer
Variations 1946 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 98) 397
John Hamilton Heaps again spectator finds his own card, with just eight cards, sort of Tantalizer
Inspired byVariations 1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 140) 562
Unknown The Tantalizer twenty-second position and packet dealing
Related toVariations 1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 112
Jack Yeager Your Card! deck is always dealt into two piles, spectator has to guess if his card is in the pile, three cards at the end and spectator locates his card, description unclear
Related toAlso published here
  • Jack Yeager's "Second Portfolio of Tricks"
1951 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1951) 5
Milton Kort Gambling Expose long routine, including memory, poker face, false dealing demo, stacking demo, in the end cards vanish under a handkerchief except four aces
Related to 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 3
Allan Ackerman The Programmed Deck always dealing into two piles and eliminating one pile, last card is named selection, Named Tantalizer
Related toVariations 1970 Magic Mafia Effects 36
John Hamilton Down & Out Tantalizer type routine with cut-off packet, card predicted and one of same value is on top of discard pile, see also p. 373
Inspired byRelated to Aug. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 10) 354
Robert E. Neale More Lies thought card revealed with eight-card-packet as computer
Related toVariations Winter 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 4th Folio) 384
L. Vosburgh Lyons Last Chance Tantalizer
Also published here 1972 The Living End 138
Edward G. Brown The Card Chosen by Elimination
1973 The Card Magic of Edward G. Brown 190
Stewart Judah Elimination Discovery Some weird dealing trick to locate two cards mixed into six piles of five cards
1975 Magic With Faucett Ross 218
Karl Fulves The Message Deck message in deck on piece of paper, dealing procedure to locate card, tantalizer type but one pile always dealt face-up
Related to 1989 Easy-to-Do Card Tricks for Children 24
Karl Fulves Sub Text dealing procedure with cut-off part of envelope resulting in a card transposing with a card inside envelope part à la sub trunk, posed as problem, Tantalizer
1994 Crooked Tales 70
Marty Kane Magician Acquisition with Judah's elimination Deal
Inspired by 1995 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 58) 1115
Marty Kane Pound Rebound story trick with Judah Elimination Trick, last card fits story
Inspired by 1997 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 64) 1261
Marty Kane Spectator's Simplex Lie Speller using the Judah Elimination Deal
Inspired by 1998 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 68) 1416
Simon Aronson Divide and Conquer Cards get dealt through, eliminating half the deck each time until two selections remain
Inspired by
  • "One in Fifty-Two Bet" (Lennart Green, Green Magic vol. 3, DVD, 2000)
Variations
2001 Try the Impossible 20
Simon Aronson Controlling the Aces Way to maintain control over four Aces during Divide and Conquer, can be used for Mark-a-Place Aces
Inspired byRelated to 2001 Try the Impossible 24
Darwin Ortiz Maximum Risk catch 22, memorized deck
Inspired by
  • "One in Fifty-Two Bet" (Lennart Green, Green Magic Vol. 3, video)
Variations
2002 Scams & Fantasies with Cards 80
Jason England Maximum Risk - Impromptu Version catch 22
Inspired byRelated to 2002 Scams & Fantasies with Cards 84
Marty Kane Halve Your Way deck is split in two groups and always one half eliminated, selection remains, several versions
Inspired byVariations 2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 67
Ronald A. Wohl (Ravelli) Noah's Ark (Two By Two) two piles of fifteen cards, two selection are found by using an elimination deal
Related to 2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 64
Woody Aragon Omega Equals Alpha number of cut of packet is used to remember a card, tantalizer deal
2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 206
Claude Impériale White Christmas Tantalizer, all other cards are blank
  • Christmas Cards
2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 7 125
Claude Impériale The Tarantulizer 3rd position and packet dealing
Inspired byVariations 2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 7 158
Claude Impériale Grab It Before They Do remaining card is not the selection, it is in the wallet instead, bet theme
Inspired by 2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 7 159
Steve Beam The Flasher spectator apparently sees card dealt into wrong pile near the end, sucker
Inspired by 2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 7 160
Denis Behr "The Tantalizer" to Stack using "The Tantalizer" in conjunction with a stack, see also page 47:
  • Way into "The Tantalizer"
Related toVariations 2007 Handcrafted Card Magic 43
Lennart Green The Bloodhound tantalizer deal with thirty-two cards, a face-up card and a selection remain in last pile
2008 The Green Northern Lights Magic 29
Lennart Green E-Force & E-Deals on elimination-forces and elimination-deals
  • 1. E-Deal / 2 (tantalizer deal)
    • Turbo-Versions (tantalizer deal with multiple cards at a time)
  • 2. E-Deals / Heap Elimination
  • 3. E-Deal / Anti-Faro
    • Applied on Different Amounts of Card e.g. "Spectator Hands You a Packet"
2008 The Green Northern Lights Magic 46
Lewis Jones, Marty Kane Long Division after elimination process by spectator card is located
Inspired by 2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 143
Ramón Riobóo Creating a Rift Tantalizer-type elimination deal with a third of the deck, mate of prediction is final card
2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 243
Ramón Riobóo Separation Anxiety open prediction made, elimination deal with half the deck and discard pile dealt face up
2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 245
Harry Lorayne What Are The Odds? (A Tantalizer Treatise) with full deck or half deck, Aces or Royal Flush on dealt packets as kicker, faro
Inspired by 2011 Special Effects 4
Jason England Risky Business
Inspired byRelated to 2012 Texas on a Saturday Night 14
Darwin Ortiz Calculated Risk Tantalizer with named card
Inspired by 2012 Lessons in Card Mastery 179
Michael Lam 草泥马机率 (WTF Possibility) Tantalizer with deck in new deck order as finale
Inspired by 2014 实战魔术 Real Magic 21
Bob Farmer Tarodiction Tantalizer shuffled deck ends up in new deck order after some face-down dealing during a card location
Related to 2017 The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #8) 1
Allan Ackerman The Thought Algorithm "a.k.a. The Programmed Deck"
named tantalizer (or card written down), with written instructions for the spectator to follow, card positioned during Joker removal, credit information
Inspired by 2019 Card Theater 34
Helder Guimarães Synchronicity "An Act of Pure Luck"
  • First and Second Phase: spectator and performer each select a card from half the deck and find each other's cards, spectator via Tantalizer
  • Third Phase: cards at chosen position in both halves match, then whole deck is mated
Inspired by 2019 Secret Language — Volume 1 432
Michael Powers Two Way Split
  • Effect 1 - The Tantalizer
  • Effect 2 - Another Invisible Card
Inspired by
  • "The Sunken Key Again" (Scalbert's Selected Secrets)
2019 Tesseract 223
Marty Kane Chemistery tantalizer deal from cut packet to find card, prediction
Related to
  • Temple C. Patton's "Cardiograph" in "Card Tricks Anyone Can Do" 1968
2020 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 12 209