161 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Turnover & Reverse / Twisting the Aces / Kicked Twisting the Aces
  
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Edward Marlo, George Sands Upside Down kings turn face up, then down, change to aces, placed in deck, back to kings, aces from pocket Marlo In Spades 50
Lin Searles Odd Backed Reversing Aces color changing back kicker ideaInspired by Epilogue (Issue 8) 64
Dai Vernon The Changing Cards four cards turn over, change from queens to aces one by one, then their backs Expanded Lecture Notes 8
William P. Miesel That Twist Again final card changes front and back Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 288
Dr. Richard Cook Roadrunner Card Trick color changing back kicker, gaffed Card Cavalcade 58
Derek Dingle Twisting the Aces color changing back kicker Epilogue (Issue 15 (Part 1)) 121
Gene Castillon Ladies sing the Blues three card twisting routine with color changing back kicker Kabbala - Volume 2 (Vol. 2, No. 3) 18
Karl Fulves Maximum Leader 2&2 oil water, twisting, then all backs change to various colors Mexican Monte 18
Fred Kaps Fred Kaps Version of Twisting the Aces Using the Ascanio Spread with ace to four of clubs, color changing back finale Fred Kaps Lecture 2
Brother John Hamman Hamman Surprise Ace through Four of Clubs turn face-down one by one, then both sides change colorInspired by
  • Mike Rogers effect
Also published here
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 7th Folio) 537
Sam Schwartz Back Flip double color changing back kickerRelated to
  • p. 202 for small correction
Epilogue (Issue 19) 175
Robert Walker Pineapple Preserve transformation kicker, ungaffed Kabbala - Volume 2 (Vol. 2, No. 7) 50
Edward Marlo Coefficient of Friction color changing back kicker The Unexpected Card Book 205
Vic Trabucco Twist color changing backs kickerRelated to Card Cavalcade II 150
Jeff Busby Travelling Transmutators aces twisting phase, r/b transpo phase, transformation, reproduction of acesRelated to Card Cavalcade 3 73
James G. Thompson Jr. However amusing patter. color changing backs kicker Epilogue (Issue 24) 224
Bruce Cervon, Dai Vernon Pineapple Twist two cards transform as climax Hierophant (Issue 7 Resurrection Issue) 17
Brother John Hamman The Hamman Twist last card transformsVariationsAlso published here Hierophant (Issue 7 Resurrection Issue) 3
Edward Marlo Complete Revised Routine effect combo with twisting and back change Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 128
Edward Marlo Reversed Image (Visual - Mental - Surprise) two cards are turned over, other 2 follow, named one reverses, all change Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 25
Edward Marlo F.O.E. Count Conjuring four backs change back color kicker Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 124
Dai Vernon Variations on the False Count "The Changing Cards", four of a kind turns over, then changes back and front The First California Lecture 1
Roy Walton Three For Ascanio: A/Aces aces turn face down, change to queens, aces back in deck Epilogue (Issue Special No 4) 287
Arturo de Ascanio Aces & Queens aces turn over, change to queens, aces turn over in deck with named ace separated Epilogue (Issue Special No 4) 290
Karl Fulves Snapblack 2&2, first oil&water phase, then twisting phase, then all become blackRelated to Epilogue (Issue Special No 5) 306
Edward Marlo 1-2-3-4 Flip! color changing back kicker The Ascanio Spread 12
Jon Racherbaumer The Upturned One color changing back kicker The Ascanio Spread 28
Bruce Cervon, Dai Vernon The Pineapple Twist transformation kicker, based on Walt Rollins' "Pineapple Card Trick"Variations Kabbala - Volume 3 (Vol. 3, No. 2) 23
Peter Duffie Aces With A Twist twisting the aces with do as I do element, in the end aces change places Pabular (Vol. 2, No. 5) 209
Daryl Martinez Twisted Aces last ace vanishes and reappears reversed in deckRelated toVariations Paul Harris Reveals Some Of His Most Intimate Secrets 66
Martin A. Nash A Stranger in our Midst ace to four of clubs, on changes into selection, see p. 449 for additional crediting Any Second Now 265
Keith Bennett Twisting the Aces Revisited or Son of Twisting the Aces with color changing back finish Pabular (Vol. 3, No. 5) 353
Keith Bennett Second Variation on Twisting the Aces Revisted pin-up on the back kicker Pabular (Vol. 3, No. 7&8) 376
Philip T. Goldstein Twisted Location with finding a selection as a kicker Scattershot 13
John C. Wagner Twisted Collectors Four Aces turn face up one at a time, then spread to show three selections interlaced between themRelated to SuperMagic 57
Gene Castillon Another Hamman Twist last card transforms in spectator's hands, then back when put reversed in deckInspired byVariations Good Turns 5
Edward Marlo, David Solomon, Jim Molinari The Chicago Combination Inspired by Good Turns 8
Edward Marlo Omni-Twist card selected, twisting routine with Ace through Four, then one transforms into selection
- Twist Phase
- Think Touch Turn Phase
Related to Good Turns 11
Dave Walker, Jon Racherbaumer Logical Twist last ace vanishes and reappears reversed in deckInspired byAlso published here
  • "Logical Twist" (Sticks & Stones No. 5)
Good Turns 19
Geoffrey Latta Twist Till It Hurts one card changes as climax Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1, No. 12) 139
John C. Wagner, Allan Ackerman New Twisted Collectors at end of twisting the routine three selections appear between aces Las Vegas Close-Up 107
John F. Mendoza Twisting The Aces Again last Ace changes into odd-backed King The Book of John 33
John Miller Twist Clean Up clean-upInspired by Card Cavalcade Finale 157
Harry Lorayne Buckle Down similar to Maxi Twist but with 3 extra cards... Quantum Leaps 23
Philip T. Goldstein Straight Up With A Twist royal flush kickerRelated to Card Cavalcade Finale 177
Philip T. Goldstein Psychia-Twist Pabular (Vol. 5, No. 12) 775
Nigel Jacks And twisting sequence with Jacks, they change to Aces The Chronicles (Issue 21) 1274
Philip T. Goldstein Cycle Twist twisting four cards, one by one, with color changing back kicker Cycle! 3
Daryl Martinez Twisted Aces Redivivus last ace vanishes and reappears reversed in deckInspired byRelated toVariations Secrets of a "Puerto Rican Gambler" 105
Robert Walker The Tickfaw Twist inspired by Jennings' "Overturning Touch Turn" Hierophant (Issue The Last Hierophant) 48
Al Smith Krix twisting ace to four, four changes in the end Pabular (Vol. 6, No. 5) 846
Don England England's Four the Hard Way one of the cards signed, transformation kicker, signed card into wallet (3 times), inspired by Solomon's "Four, the Hard Way" (Racherbaumer's Lecture Note #1) Don England's T.K.O.'s (Issue Spades) 1
Don England Reset Twist combo Don England's T.K.O.'s (Issue Spades) 4
Don England Twisted Hofzinser combo Don England's T.K.O.'s (Issue Spades) 9
Fred Castle The Lovely Queens Four red backed queens turn over one by one, then shown to have blue backs, and then the faces have changed into photos of "glamorous" ladies Magic With Giant Cards 6
Peter Duffie Hofzinser in My Pocket selection is pocketed, twisting sequence Alternative Card Magic 22
Derek Dingle We'll Twist - If You Insist color changing back kickerVariations The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 54
Francis Pelkey Universal Twist all aces change to selection, double facer Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5, No. 8) 663
Jean-Jaques Sanvert Another Hofzinser Twist twisting/transformation combo Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5, No. 10) 687
Jon Racherbaumer The Aces Turn To Collect Twisted Collectors plot Best of Friends 352
Don England Twisted Hofzinser combo Best of Friends 420
Philip T. Goldstein Casanova Related to Pabular (Vol. 7, No. 6) 1060
Larry Jennings A Royal Twist tens into Royal Flush A Visit With Larry Jennings 3
David Solomon Pineapple Poker Surprise A-2-3-4 twisting with Royal Flush transformation, 3 double facers, credit information at the end Sessions 120
Richard Vollmer Hyper-Twist cc back, all change to ace of spades Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6, No. 7) 797
Ian Land Second Direction credit information on Twist/Collectors combination Pabular (Vol. 7, No. 11) 1131
Lawrence Frame Compression last ace shrinks in spectator's handsRelated to Pabular (Vol. 7, No. 10) 1124
Philip T. Goldstein ExtraExitwist additional color-changing back kicker MajorMinor 4
Philip T. Goldstein ExtendedExitwist joker becomes red face and vanishes MajorMinor 6
Philip T. Goldstein Chromatwist color-changing back kicker MajorMinor 9
Philip T. Goldstein, Frank Thompson Exitwist twisting with four jokers, one vanishes at the endRelated to MajorMinor 2
Philip T. Goldstein Chromated combining preceding Chromavator and Chromatwist MajorMinor 10
Philip T. Goldstein Chromatose combining preceding Chromavator and Chromatwist MajorMinor 11
Karl Fulves Twist and Break a card breaks into 2 pieces as finale After Jordan 10
Steve Biller Mr. Biller's Wild Ride twisting with transformation kicker and cards to case, pockets, under spectator A Close-Up Kinda Guy 40
Richard Vollmer The Strasbourg Waltz Aces twist, change places and transform into EightsInspired byRelated toAlso published here The Mendoza Portfolio No. 1 121
Harry Lorayne False-Count Practice 1 card is turned over, all cards turn over, repeat Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7, No. 2) 880
Mirko Ferrantini Fifth Twist card vanishes as kicker Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7, No. 6) 934
Hans E. Trixer H.E.T. - Highly Erratic Twisting ace to 4 turn over and fronts and backs change Epoptica (Issue Yearbook) 299
Jerry Sadowitz Jaffa Cakes combining "Twisting the Aces" and "Twisted Collectors"Inspired by Cards Hit 7
Chuck Stanfield Twisted the Hard Way four cards with crosses on the backs turnover one by one, then crosses change to circles Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 55
Philip T. Goldstein Fluttering Hearts four aces turn over one by one and changes back color, then they change into a royal flush Lechter Notes 1
Jean-Jaques Sanvert Twisting The Colors ace to four turn over, color changing back kicker Best of Friends - Volume II 317
Edward Marlo Can't Wait Forever one of four cards changes into selection Formula One Close-Up 49
Louis Falanga Squaw Valley Twist Color changing back kickerRelated to Lake Tahoe Card Magic 2
George Sands, Frederick Braue The Super Optical Illusion four red-backed aces change one by one into blue-backed kings with twistingInspired by
  • "Super Optical Illusion" (George Sands, Hugard's Magic Monthly, Vol. 4 No. 7, Dec. 1946, p. 275)
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 11
Larry Jennings Royal Twist Tens into Royal Flush The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 98
Jimmy Vines Twist 'Till Red Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9, No. 1) 1163
Paul Cummins Overtwist Minor Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9, No. 3) 1181
Jim Molinari, Edward Marlo Something Unexpected one of four cards vanishes at end Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9, No. 12) 1292
Lawrence Frame Compression Twisting the Aces, last Ace shrinksRelated to Close-up Framework 7
David Regal Cheating Maxi-Twist-Variation with two changes Star Quality - The Magic of David Regal 13
John C. Wagner Twisted Collectors II The Commercial Magic of J.C. Wagner 44
Randy Wakeman, Roger Smith Let's Twist Again (Like We Did Last Summer) Maxi-Twist, two handlings Special Effects 39
John C. Wagner Twisted Underground Transposition Variations The Commercial Magic of J.C. Wagner 34
John C. Wagner, Edward Marlo Omni Twist Collectors twisting sequence with kings, then they are placed on deck and collect selections The Commercial Magic of J.C. Wagner 38
Bruce Cervon The Pineapple Twist Ace to Four with partial Suit Change The Cervon File 234
Doug Edwards There's more! combo with odd backed cards, selection, ... Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 11, No. 4) 1480
John W. McClure The Amazing Eights color changing back kicker Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 11, No. 4) 1482
Larry Jennings Twisted in the Middle last ace vanishes and reappears in deckInspired by The Cardwright 54
Larry Jennings Peppermint Twist color changing back climaxRelated to The Cardwright 172
Brother John Hamman Brother Hamman's First Twist Ace through Four of Spades, four changes into hearts, extra cardAlso published here The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 34
Brother John Hamman Brother Hamman's Second Twist ace-4 of spades, 4 changes into hearts, no extra card The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 38
Brother John Hamman Brother Hamman's Final Twist front and backs change, 3 double facers, credit informationAlso published here The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 41
Christoph Borer Twisting the DF Underground twisting the aces, then aces change places with kingsInspired byAlso published here Seminarheft 26
David Solomon Four The Hard Way - Simplified Ace, Two, Three turn face up one by one, the Four doesn't turn face up. Then change to Four Aces, the Four is found in the deckInspired by
  • "Topsy Turvy Torsion Version" (Bob Walker)
David Solomon T.A.O.M. Convention 1
Alex Elmsley Hoftwister combo The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 1 47
Alex Elmsley Twister's Flush with five cards (Royal Flush), final card vanishes and travels to pocketRelated to The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 1 77
Andrea Baioni Torn and Quartered with twisting interlud with torn quarters Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15, No. 7) 2094
Robert Bengel More Twist'n appearing odd backed selection kicker Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15, No. 5) 2069
Chris Kenner Twister twisting routine with aces-to-kings-and-back kicker Totally Out Of Control 107
John Luka Ladies & Bullets queens twist, one of them travels back face up into deck, they transform to aces, queens are found again and transform to aces again, queens from pockets, deck vanishesRelated to Card Finesse II 252
James Swain Tampa Opener four kings turn face up, face down and then each take on appearance of selection. Cards change back to kings Don't Blink 3
James Swain Turnaround Kings Twisting the Aces sequence with kings, after which one king turns face down and transforms into a selectionRelated to Don't Blink 59
James Swain Turnaround II ungaffed versionInspired by Don't Blink 63
Karl Fulves Wrong Way William named ace should turn over, but instead three kings turn over and named ace is only card left face-down, two methods Deceptive Practices 62
Peter Duffie The Final Solution Handling Variation of "Hofzinser in My Pocket" Duffie's Card Compulsions 235
Harold Cataquet Maxi-Twist X variation on Maxi Twist IX (transformation kicker) Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18, No. 11) 2576
Paul Cummins Overtwist four cards change from a shuffled deck in use... Part One 18
Paul Cummins Overtwist Minor two versions from a shuffled deck in use... Part Two 11
Philip T. Goldstein, Alfonso, Roberto Giobbi The Royal Acrobats Twisting the Kings, who then trap a selected card Card College - Volume 2 324
John C. Wagner, Allan Ackerman New Twisted Collectors at end of twisting the routine three selections appear between aces The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue Las Vegas Close-Up) 189
Dominique Duvivier Antic Aces Fancy production of Aces, Aces turn face up/down (twisting) then selection appears sandwiched between Aces Magie Duvivier 76
Roger Smith, John Bannon Maxi Twist - Bannon Handling transformation kicker Facsimile (Issue 4) 35
Joe Rindfleisch Process of Elimination with twisting phase Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 20, No. 11) 2864
Paul Gordon Twister kings to aces kicker Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 20, No. 11) 2859
Larry Jennings The Ouagadougou Twist double change climax, on the pack Jennings '67 229
Larry Jennings Pineapple Surprise '70 transformation kicker, double facersInspired by
  • "Pineapple Surprise" (Walt Rollins, MUM Dec. 1963)
Related to
  • "The Post-Pineapple Surprise" (Jennings, Card Fixes, Racherbaumer, 1990)
Variations
Jennings '67 236
Larry Jennings Pineapple Surprise '92 No. 1 transformation kicker, double facersInspired by Jennings '67 242
Larry Jennings Pineapple Surprise '92 No. 2 transformation kicker, double facersInspired by Jennings '67 246
Larry Jennings Pineapple Twist au natural transformation kicker, no gimmicksInspired by Jennings '67 251
Nick Trost Maxi-Twisto Twisting the Aces with Royal Flush endingInspired by
  • "A Twist on Maxi" (Mike Gallo, Genii, August 1986)
Related to
  • "Maxi-Twist" (Roger Smith, 1976)
The Card Magic of Nick Trost 222
Paul Cummins Overtwist Transposed combo with Hofzinser Problem ending L.I.N.T. - Pocket Stuff for Close-Up Magicians 124
Peter Duffie, Iain Girdwood, Max Maven Return to Suabia Hofzinser Ace Problem + Twisting the AcesInspired by
  • "The Suabian Twist" (Peter Duffie, Cards in Principle, 1994)
Effortless Card Magic 129
Richard Vollmer The Strasbourg Waltz Aces twist, change places and transform into KingsAlso published here Card College - Volume 3 613
Guy Hollingworth Indicator Kings Kings to Selected Quartet Kicker Quartet 9
Guy Hollingworth Twisting the Aces looks standart with Kings to Aces Kicker Quartet 4
Guy Hollingworth Waving the Aces with Kings to Aces Kicker, stand-up version Quartet 33
Don England Christine II Ace to Four change Suit Don England's Paradox 82
Justin Higham Clean Maxi-Twist ending clean, transformation kicker The Simulation of Miracles 29
Justin Higham Royal Maxi Twist transformation kicker The Simulation of Miracles 30
Paul Cummins Overtwist Transposed combo with Hofzinser Problem ending FASDIU II 117
David Regal One-Two-Three-Four transformation kicker Constant Fooling 2 24
Euan Bingham Fifth Dimension transformation kicker, not really twisting effect Free From Filler 9
Wesley James New Faces of 1234 "beta", aces change to Ace through Four as kickerInspired by Enchantments 85
John C. Wagner, Paul Green Even More Four on the Floor four random cards used for twisting routine and dropped on floor, card chosen by spectator transforms there to previous selectionVariations Full Metal Jacket 18
Joshua Jay Overlap Twisting Twisting the Jacks routine with Overlap gaff, instant turnover as kicker ending Sleight of Hand and a Twist of Fate 45
Erik Nordvall Twisting Travellers Four Queens turn face down one by one and then change to Aces. Two Queens found in the deck, two Queens in two different pockets. Then Aces are gone, and found in four different pockets. Erik Nordvall Lecture Notes Asia 2006 7
Christoph Borer Twisting the DF Underground twisting the aces, then aces change places with kingsInspired byAlso published here Compilation 92
Harry Lorayne Twisted Appearance selection appears as climax Best of Friends - Volume III 170
Doug Edwards Another Twisted Appearance selection appears as climax Best of Friends - Volume III 173
Randy Wakeman Focused Location tens turn face down one by one, change to aces, tens now in deck sandwiching selection, tens change back color Best of Friends - Volume III 382
Randy Wakeman Detective Location tens turn face down one by one, change to aces, tens now in deck sandwiching selection Best of Friends - Volume III 386
Jack Parker Three On The Button Three selections made and lost. Four Kings turn face down one by one. One King is placed in front of two spectators each, other two Kings placed face up in deck. Kings change into selections, last selection is sandwiched by Kings in deck.Inspired by 52 Memories 64
Nick Trost Twisto Blanko all blank finish, gaffed Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 195
Nick Trost Wacky Packet several transformations Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 198
Fred Robinson, Ed Eckl Computation small packetInspired by The Magic of Fred Robinson 219
Chris Mayhew F.D.S. "Asher Twist meets Hofzinser's Ace Problem" A Clockwork Apple 18
Steve Reynolds U-Turn Twisting routine with a gambling themeInspired by Route 52 47
Woody Aragon Do Not Get Confused... four blank card kicker A Book in English 207
Tony Chang Side Effect May Occur twisting with unequal 4-to-1 transposition climax I Was Kidnapped 33