169 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Red Black / Separation / by Spectator
  
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Unknown Die geheimnisvollen Würfel - two dice thrown and sum counted to repeatedly until deck is divided in two halves, they're separated in red and black
- red and black separation by performer without dice but crimp or punch instead
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 110
Arthur H. Buckley Dealing from the Bottom mentioning the idea to deal bottoms to all players except oneself and performing OOTW with bottom deals Card Control 105
J. B. Bobo "Out of this World" Followup - Effect Number 2 decks with colors separated is mixed, yet the colors stay separated Watch This One! 55
Edward Marlo Marlo's Janus some red and ten cards are mixed, spectator deals them on face-up cards on table, all color match, double facers, see also p. 837Variations The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 206) 822
Oscar Weigle Color Scheme No. 47, Cards mixed face up/down, spectator separates face up/down, as well as red/blackVariationsAlso published here Scarne on Card Tricks 83
Gustave Bollag Further Out of this World with rainbow deck The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 257) 1029
Edward Marlo Janus some red and ten cards are mixed, spectator deals them on face-up cards on table, all color match, double facers The Cardician 17
Dr. Jacob Daley Rouge et Noir five red cards and five black cards are shuffled, spectator separates the cards by colorVariations The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 287) 1146
William Zavis Footnotes on Rouge et Noir different card switchesInspired byRelated to The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 293) 1172
William Zavis More Footnotes on: Rouge et Noir with two royal flushesInspired byRelated to The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 299) 1196
William P. Miesel Another Impromptu Out of this World doing Miraskill for separating red and black cardsRelated to The Cardiste (Issue 6) 7
Harry Lorayne Out of this Universe some red and black sorting comes out despite real shuffles, not really OOTW effectRelated to Close-up Card Magic 80
Dr. James Hoy O.O.T.W. Climax with two selections in opposite colored packets The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 393) 400
U. F. Grant, Harry Lorayne Impromptu Out of this World no credit My Favorite Card Tricks 26
Paul Curry Out of this World Magician's Magic 239
Paul Curry Chapter Thirteen: The Mind Reels Henry Green performing Out of this World for Winston Churchill Magician's Magic 237
Karl Fulves The Red Queen's Move spectator guesses red or black, red-black pairs formed on table, see also p. 864 for credit informationRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1, No. 8) 42
Roy Walton Color - Sense eight indicator cards distributed on table, deck shuffled in four packets, then distributed on top of those eight cards, the piles match the indicator card in colorRelated to
  • correction on p. 86
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 4) 84
J. W. Sarles Posi-Negative Cards Magnetic Colors variationRelated to
  • p. 116 for comment by Fred G. Taylor, Fulves and backdating to 1958
  • Ibidem #16 (p. 11)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 7) 99
Harry Lorayne Out of this World Memory presentation for OOTW as memory stunt Deck-Sterity 55
Fred Becker Out of this World Variant really shuffled The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 9) 110
Roy Walton, Karl Fulves Influential Pairs two decks dealt in several piles, red black separatedRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 6) 171
Ernest Heldman Out of this World Clean-up Hierophant (Issue 1) 27
Karl Fulves Even Money Proposition spectator is given pairs of red and black cards, he guesses all colors correctly, see p. 289 for reference, p. 292 for comments by George McLean & George BlakeRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 7) 257
Aldini, Ronald Haines Color Affinity Out of this World Roughingly Yours 13
Karl Fulves Small World stripper deck Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Third Supplement) 87
Larry Jennings Even Money pairs of cards given to spectator, he finds it impossible to guess color of any card, see also p. 420 for comment by Trevor DawsonInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 9) 347
Roy Walton Friendly Persuasion separating in suits, unusual procedure Hierophant (Issue 3) 125
Roy Walton Divided We Stand kind of small-packet OOTWInspired by Epilogue (Issue 8) 61
Karl Fulves Someone Like You eight-card packet, spectator tries red-black separation, the score of hits and misses is looked up in an index of possible scores, on the correct score the spectator is described in detailRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 5) 407
Roy Johnson Un-Worldly Second Time Around 35
Roy Walton Coincidence in Colour Tale Twisters 3
Edward Marlo Rouge et Noir four red, 4 blacks Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 11) 85
Martin Gardner Color Thot spectator pushes out 26 cards from tabled spreadInspired byVariationsAlso published here The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 4) 488
Brother John Hamman Suit Yourself even suits matchInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 7th Folio) 540
Unknown Oops Again reversing the centre card to eliminate counting Super Subtle Card Miracles 109
J. W. Sarles Posi-Negative Cards Magnetic Colors variationRelated to Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 2
Roy Walton, Karl Fulves Influential Pairs two decks dealt in several piles, red black separatedRelated to Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 10
Gene Finnell Magnetic Colors Variation starting on bottom of page Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 65
Gene Finnell Influential Pairs Variation Related to Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 66
Marvin Johnson Logical Odd Event two selections found and red-black separationInspired by Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 77
Martin Gardner Color Thot Inspired byAlso published here Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 81
Paul Curry The Problem Of Card 13 spectator selects twelve cards from the the deck, which are all the same suit as a card previously removed, see also Hofzinser's first problem "Choice of Color" (Magic Christian: "Non Plus Ultra - Hofzinsers Kartenkünste Band 2" p. 317) Paul Curry Presents 1
Paul Curry The World Revisted some credit information and the classic routine Paul Curry Presents 91
Paul Curry Best Of Possible Worlds Paul Curry Presents 94
George Sands Criss Cross Nines through Aces removed and sorted in reds and blacks, dealing procedure on table mixes and then sorts the colors again, spectator cannot duplicate it
credit information, see also p. 812 for Marlo claim
Related toVariationsAlso published here
  • "Unbeatable" (George Sands, Sep. 1951, p. 14)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 12) 816
Karl Fulves Color Blind no-palm handling of Criss Cross, Nines through Aces removed and sorted in reds and blacks, dealing procedure on table mixes and then sorts the colors again, spectator cannot duplicate it, see p. 1053 for commentInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 1) 822
Mike Boden Deck Memorization OOTW with the performer dealing as a memory stunt, gilbreath Card Cavalcade II 90
Paul Curry Mindmaster spectator always gets two cards and decides whether they are mixed or have the same color Paul Curry Presents 100
Paul Curry Odds And Evens spectator always gets two cards and decides whether they have an odd or even total Paul Curry Presents 106
Fred Robinson Spectator Magician Plus Related toAlso published here Pabular (Vol. 1, No. 3) 33
Karl Fulves Retrospective column about hard to find tricks, comments on OOTW The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 6) 724
Edward Marlo, Karl Fulves Lose or Win Proposition sixteen cards, pair arrangementInspired by The Unexpected Card Book 92
Edward Marlo The Gaffed Proposition sixteen cardsInspired by The Unexpected Card Book 96
Edward Marlo, Karl Fulves Favorite Routine and Procedure sixteen cardsInspired by The Unexpected Card Book 97
Oscar Weigle Color Scheme with face-up/face-down mix of twenty cards behind spectator's backRelated toVariationsAlso published here The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 6) 724
Karl Fulves Addenda handling variationInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 6) 725
Martin Gardner, Clayton Rawson Further Ideas Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 6) 726
Ronald B. Edwards Even Money World Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 8) 745
Francis Carlyle Out of this World Tips and Bits of Business The Magic of Francis Carlyle 74
Roy Walton Earthbound with ten cards Pabular (Vol. 1, No. 9) 103
Roy Walton Denary Deceit packet out of this world with the help of a ten Pabular (Vol. 3, No. 1) 309
Paul Curry, John Scarne Scarne's Psychic Experiment Special Effects 71
Paul Curry The Charm Of Luck a talisman influences the outcome Special Effects 74
Unknown Out of this World Variation small packet Card Cavalcade Four 99
Steven Kuske OOTW Related to Pabular (Vol. 4, No. 6) 526
Paul Curry Paul Curry Writes on Out Of This World and as a response to referenceInspired by Pabular (Vol. 4, No. 10) 582
Roy Walton Magic 10 twenty-card packet separated by color with a Ten spot card The Chronicles (Issue 21) 1274
Karl Fulves Rouge et Noir small packet approaches
- New Noir
- Rouge I
- Rouge II
- Cheaters
Four Color Problems 11
Karl Fulves Red Less Black spectator separates colors from back, number of errors are called, performer then names all cards Curioser 51
Karl Fulves A Red Queen Note note on routiningRelated to Color Quik 14
Karl Fulves Blackgammon "Believed to be the simplest approach in the published literature to the effect where the spectator guesses the colors." The Chronicles (Issue 28) 1342
Edward Marlo Marlo's "Card Thirteen in Spades" spectator selects all spades, deck with all spadesInspired by
  • Racherbaumer (New Pentagram, Nov. 1979)
Related to
Kabbala - Volume 2 (Vol. 2, No. 11) 80
Jerry K. Hartman Hue View using twenty cards Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5, No. 1) 582
David (Foote) Drake Out of this Alphabet abc card variation, first red black separation then also consonants and vowels Fork Full of Appetizers 64
Reinhard Müller, Justin Branch "Mish Mosh" gilbreath and dealing procedure to separate suits, non-faro method of a Justin Branch effectVariations Best of Friends 314
Reinhard Müller Out of the Escorial I sorting in four suits Arcane (Issue 11) 147
Reinhard Müller Out of the Escorial II sorting in four suits Arcane (Issue 11) 149
Reinhard Müller Gilbreath in the Escorial sorting in four suits Arcane (Issue 11) 150
Dick Cavett A Bit for "Out of this Universe" Related to Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 8, No. 1) 1020
John C. Wagner Prediction Out Of This World impromptu, mistakes predicted The Commercial Magic of J.C. Wagner 16
Steve Draun Out of this World Revisited two pilesAlso published here The Magic of Steve Draun 33
Dai Vernon Commanding the Colors shuffled deck is cut into piles, named color on top of each The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 2 192
Wyman Jones, Paul Harris Galaxy only two piles, three methods Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2, No. 9-12 Paul Harris: The Act) 52
Edward Marlo Three Trips to Out Of This World three handlings, one using three decks (single color deck approach)Related to Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 221
Ron Ferris Into Orbit Variations Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 12, No. 12) 1726
Jerry Sadowitz A Million to One spectator shuffles deck and cuts it into two equal piles - one is red one black Cards on the Table 11
Robert Gardner, Walt Lees Letters on "Out of this World" Pabular (Vol. 8, No. 11) 1989
Daryl Martinez Out of this Hemisphere packet version, including a lot of Variations & Additions Out of this Hemisphere 1
Juan Tamariz Escorial-76 sorting in four suits, several methods Sonata 172
Juan Tamariz, Luis Garcia, Gabriel Moreno Half-Escorial half the cards dealt face up, half face down, face up cards change back colorRelated to Sonata 180
Juan Tamariz Short Version cards face down separated in four groups, suit of chosen card all in one pile Sonata 185
Juan Tamariz, A. Moliné Stage Version Related to Sonata 188
Mark Sicher Good Thinking! spectator "knows" colors, suit, values by Intuition Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 13, No. 7) 1806
Aldo Colombini Paradox Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 13, No. 11) 1849
Edward Marlo Are You Psychic see also Magick #243 That's It 18
Edward Marlo Mirror Image spectator and performer have half the deck, performer deals exactly like spectator That's It 31
Harry Lorayne Out Of This Galaxy one color approachRelated to Trend Setters 75
Jerry K. Hartman The Whole World in his Hands small packet Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 13, No. 6) 1799
Ken Krenzel Ruse et Noir eight cards OOTWInspired by Close-up Impact! 76
Dick Zimmerman Way out of this World two piles
- Additions and Variations
Way Out of this World 1
Dick Zimmerman The Face-Up Routine using red and blue backs Way Out of this World 7
Dick Zimmerman, U. F. Grant Impromptu Version two piles Way Out of this World 7
Aldo Colombini Apocalypse Variations Or Additions Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16, No. 11) 2289
Steve Draun Worldly Things two pilesVariationsAlso published here Secrets Draun from Underground 133
Edward Marlo Out There approaches for "Out of this World", stripper and ungaffed divided deck The Olram File (Issue 13) 4
Allan Ackerman Out of This World #2000 two piles Las Vegas Kardma 156
Alex Elmsley It's a Small World ten card version The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 48
Harlan Tarbell Doc Tarbell on Out of This World on the switch Wednesday Nights 25
Alex Elmsley Halfway to Heaven not all cards The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 51
Lennart Green Out of this World opening phase, starting from shuffled deck and using GAS The Green Angle Separation 15
Lennart Green Out of this break OOTW without switching in dealing process The Green Angle Separation 16
Anthony Owen Out of this House The Minotaur (Vol. 7, No. 1) 6
Lennart Green Out-of-Sweden first OOTW effect, two piles, then all cards are black, then red (blacks have vanished) The Looking Glass (Issue 2) 60
Wyman Jones, Paul Harris Galaxy two pilesRelated to The Art of Astonishment - Book 3 (Issue Magical Arts Journal) 253
R. Paul Wilson Australian Curry The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 61) 1177
Michael Skinner Rouge et Noir small packet OOTW Classic Sampler 84
James Swain Out of this World separated into suitsInspired by Miracles with Cards 12
Marty Kane Mish Mosh Tell-A-Vision suits of cards are divined, with fingers, then separation by spectatorInspired by The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 64) 1262
Nick Trost, Tom Hubbard The Ultimate Version Variation on "Red or Black - Which?"Inspired by The Card Magic of Nick Trost 30
Alex Elmsley Underworld nine cards Alex Is At It Again 1
Nick Trost Red or Black - Which? small packetInspired byRelated toVariations The Card Magic of Nick Trost 28
Karl Fulves Noir et Rouge Inspired by The Noir Test 10
Karl Fulves The Lady Thinks shuffled deck, psychic from other side of room tells how cards should be dealt to separate reds from blacksRelated to Combo 27
Karl Fulves The Noir Test five reds and five blacks, after separation blacks change into royal flushInspired by The Noir Test 2
Karl Fulves Casino Royale royal flush kickerInspired by The Noir Test 7
Paul Curry, U. F. Grant Out of This World discussing the weak points Mastering the Art of Magic 150
"Magic" Christian Stelzel Super O.O.T.W. all-red deck, first published in Genii, Nov. 1980, p. 757 Concertos for Pasteboard 115
Paul Curry The Problem of Card 13 spectator selects twelve cards from the the deck, which are all the same suit as a card previously removed, see also Hofzinser's first problem "Choice of Color" (Magic Christian: "Non Plus Ultra - Hofzinsers Kartenkünste Band 2" p. 317) Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 237
Paul Curry Out of This World routine and a lot of remarks about the history Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 183
Paul Curry Best of Possible Worlds Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 190
Paul Curry The Charm of Luck a talisman influences the outcome Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 195
Tony Chaudhuri Feminine Side Feminine Side 1
David Regal Out Of This Borough Constant Fooling 2 83
Jim Steinmeyer Automatic Poker ten cards are "mixed" by spectator, then red-black separated or poker dealRelated to Impuzzibilities 23
Jim Steinmeyer Into the next World two pilesRelated to Artificial conclusions 12
Luke Jermay Out of T(his) World two versions, sleight of hand and suggestion Building Blocks 129
Unknown And now a little history. A New World 12
Michael Weber, Dean Dill Other Sides of A New World more credit information on "A New World" A New World 14
Michael Weber, Dean Dill A New World very clean procedure A New World 1
Dean Dill Bonus Routine two-phase routineInspired by
  • "Red & Black" (John Kennedy, Genii Vol. 52 No. 9, p. 560)
A New World 7
Michael Weber, Dean Dill Here are some things to think about with this deck. various suggestions, applied to Miraskill, separating suits (Out of Escorial) A New World 12
Michael Weber, Dean Dill Background how "A New World" came to beRelated to A New World 13
Karl Fulves Slick Slate color separation with performer and spectator, lines on slate help remembering Combo numbers, see also p. 102 for further notes Combo II 37
Christoph Borer Out of this World Der Stoff aus dem die Wunder sind 29
Nick Trost, Karl Fulves Two Compatibility Tests first part is Karl Fulves' "Profiling", Gilbreath Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 18
Nick Trost, Karl Fulves Ultimate "Even Money" - Improved not all cards are dealtInspired by Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 14
Nick Trost Following Suit sorting in 4 suits Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 11
Ken Krenzel Strange Hummer red-black separation by spectator beneath table with ten-card packet, suggests CATO as false trail Relaxed Impossibilities 211
Fred Robinson Fred on Out of This World The Magic of Fred Robinson 205
Ken Krenzel Fan World Relaxed Impossibilities 133
Fred Robinson, Tony Faro Spectator Magician Plus spectator divines card's suit and value via Double-Deal Force, does OOTW and finds performer's thought-of card, marked deckInspired byAlso published here The Magic of Fred Robinson 202
Oliver Meech Feel This World Spectator able to separate red and black cards by sense of touch alone Plot Twists 20
Lewis Jones Color Fast spectator chooses all losing color, performer winning color, kind of small packet OOTW Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 135
R. Paul Wilson Australian Curry II few-cards OOTW version, first version in Trapdoor #61 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 189
Jeff McBride, Ramón Riobóo Color Guard fourteen cards, presentation for Riobóo's "Cops & Robbers" (Vol. 5) Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 214
Rob Zabrecky Another World Out of this World done with photographs of Harry and Bessie Houdini An Exploration at the Intersection of Magic and Theatre 65
Jeff Pierce, Ryan Schlutz The Untouchables - number of reds in one pile equals blacks in other pile
- small packet OOTW with two spectators
- 2 card location with red black separation of packet
Inspired by Making the Cut 119
Christoph Borer Ads of this World out of this world with advertising brochures, one have a cross the other a check markRelated to Endlose Möglichkeiten 4
Michael Weber Three Approaches variations on Red Black Red Black 7
Michael Weber Red Black lots of shuffling by spectator throughoutVariations Red Black 2
Edward Marlo Subconscious brief Quarterly (Issue 2 (Spring 2015)) 24
Andy (The Jerx) Talisman Presentation for Out of This World, involving lucky coin/talisman The Jerx 55
Lennart Green, Roberto Giobbi The Index Intuition Inspired by
  • "Red and Black" (John Kennedy, Genii, Vo. 52 No. 9, Mar 1989, p. 560)
Hidden Agenda (Issue Dec 25) 368
Joseph Barry OOMW - Out of My World Related to
  • "Splitting the Difference" (Gordon Bean, Genii, May 2005)
  • "Red/Black" (John Kennedy, Genii, Vol. 52 No. 9, 1989)
Charlotte's Notes 3
Christoph Borer Die Reiseprospekte out of this world with travel brochures, one have a cross the other a check markRelated to 21 30
Frank Fogg Out Of This Spread Cards that spectator select will always be of opposite color from magician's selections A New Angle 55
Ryan Schlutz My Handling for Out of this World False Anchors - Volume One 20
Harapan Ong The Incomplete Strip-Out Stripping cards out from a tapered deck with an unsquared deck

- Shuffle stacking sandwich demo: shuffling selection between two Jokers
- Full deck red-black separation
- Oil and Water: Spectator separates the colors themselves
A New Angle 151