801 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Transformation / Multiple Cards
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Unknown How to deliver out Four Aces, and to convert them to Four Knaves four cards put on the table one by one, they transform into other cards Breslaw's Last Legacy 64
Unknown The Shower of Aces deck changes into all Aces Modern Magic 97
Unknown To Change Four Cards, drawn haphazard, and placed on the table, into Cards of the same Value as a Single Card subsequently chosen by one of the Spectators optional forcing pack Modern Magic 102
Conus The Shower of Aces many aces appear at named number (faced-deck turnover at-any-number method) Tricks with Cards 110
Unknown The Transforming Sevens divided cards Tricks with Cards 137
Gordon Wigan To Change Three Cards, placed in the Pocket of a Spectator, into Three Others previously chosen Related to More Magic 48
Unknown Chicagoer Kartendruckerei normal deck is shown to be all alike one by one Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 18
Unknown Die verwandelten Könige No. 40, four Kings change into four Queens Der Kartenkünstler 48
Unknown Die wandernden Bilderkarten Jacks, Queens and Kings placed in three packets on table, they change into Eights, Nines and Tens Der moderne Kartenkünstler 63
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die Verwandlung der vier Point-Acht-Karten four spectators each take a card, they're the Eights, those then change to Sevens and the Eights are back in the deck, impromptu double-endersRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 54
Unknown Der Bube als "enfant terrible" four cards selected, they're the Eights, Eights held by spectator, four other cards placed on table, Eights returned into deck, cards on table turn out to be three Eights and a Jack, jack transformed into missing Eight and four Jacks produced from pocketRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 84
Unknown Französische Verwandlungskarte three fives change into aces, kind of wide-spread divided cards Der moderne Kartenkünstler 136
Eduard W. Lufa Die Lieblingsfarbe three or four pairs of cards chosen, placed on small table, suit chosen, all cards change into that suit Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 3) 35
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das Allvermögen der Frauen "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste IV."
four cards chosen, Queens removed, they change into selections one by one on table, they change back to Queens
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 5) 67
Unknown "How Many Aces Would You Like?" deck changes into all Aces The Art of Magic 70
Unknown A Comedy of Errors Three of Hearts and Three of Diamonds change into aces and back, center pip of Three as ace sucker gag The Art of Magic 87
Adrian Plate The Disappearing Queen picture card removed, various spectators remember a picture card and place it between their hands, they all got the QH, QH appears elsewhere and indifferent cards in spectator's hands The Art of Magic 133
Stanley Collins Just a Kard Konundrum four cards transform into four jacks then into letter cards, spelling JACK Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 21
Stanley Collins Ajax card selected with business card, travels from envelope to spectator's pocket and four other card transform into letter cards spelling AJAX, duplicates Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 9
Oswald Rae Pips and Paper paper signed and pinned on board, two selections turn blank and pips are found on paper Between Ourselves 5
Leslie P. Guest The Trend of the Times face up kings are in deck, change to queens, story presentation Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 358
Unknown Red or Black deck of all black cards becomes all red, face-up face-down alternating cards as impromptu rough-smooth principle Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 231
Robert Weill I'm Sorry! three spectators note cards, they are the same and become blank, then deck transforms into chart of letter (eye examination test) The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 54) 387
Eric C. Lewis King of Clubs "King of Clubs" forced and name of local club appears on backs of some cards The Jinx 51-100 (Issue Summer Extra 1939) 409
Dr. L. Rothbart Coloroto four-of-a-kind changes front and back with partial rough-smoothAlso published here The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 71) 481
C. R. Mawe "Like Mawe Makes" fake corners for cards, two card transform in two envelopes Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 9) 3
Dai Vernon Solo Flight Aces as finale four cards change into Aces one by one Expert Card Technique 254
R. M. Jamison Optical Illusion odd backed card in play, face changes More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 37
George Pearce, Stanley Collins Comedy of Errors three cards turn into selection, one in pocket Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 8) 2
Frank Travers Correcting a Mistake Aces change to Kings The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 142) 800
Unknown Sealed Card Mystery three cards in envelopes, one selected, two cards change to match Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 199
Edward Marlo Annemann's Aces Disregarded transpo, transformation comboInspired by Let's See the Deck 19
Clayton Rawson Scrambled Thoughtwaves two cards are selected and deck put into pocket, cards transform into the thoughts of the spectator's (stripper, famous actor etc.) cards are eventually found and deck is normal again The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 3) 9
Bob Hanko Gaglet Department - bit of business for the walking through a ribbon routine (Hanko)
- deck transforms into a forcing deck gag
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 17) 70
Tom Sellers You Can't Keep a Good Man Down three cards change on pack, "showing how Hitler and Mussolini tried to jump on Churchill, but Mr. Churchill came out on top" Magical Mixture 24
Shaman Bifocals eight people look at a card individually, they all see the same card, glasses presentationRelated to The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 53) 218
Jean Hugard The Dream of Ben Asai four deuces in four glasses turn into four queens and back to four twos Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 6) 82
Arthur H. Buckley A Brilliant Climax (My Pet Effect) Experiment No. 28 - four selections are produced which change to aces and back in a kick-back-kind effect Card Control 185
Warren Wiersbe Cardillusion three indifferent cards change into mates Mental Cases With Cards 9
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
Edward Marlo Ten Years Ago aces placed reversed in pack, change to kings, aces in envelop, double facers The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 137) 550
Bert Allerton Allerton's Amazing Aces four selections cut to one by one, they change into aces Show Stoppers with Cards 3
Paul LePaul Deceptive Perception five red backed cards and one blue backed card change into five blue backed cards and one red backed cardRelated toVariations The Card Magic of Le Paul 135
Vern Schoneck Bluff & Challenge four aces change into jacks, aces found in pocket of performer, challenge presentation The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 213) 851
Edward Marlo Ace Opener four selections change into Aces, one with Snap-Over Change Ed Marlo's Lecture Notes 4
Don Alan Card in the Egg card is selected and miniature version found in plastic egg, all cards in deck are the same as climaxVariations Close-Up Time wit Don Alan 9
Al Leech Spot Remover picking off the pipRelated to Manipulating with Leech 28
Bill Simon Three Queens Monte with four cards all turn into aces Effective Card Magic 37
Dr. Ben B. Braude It's the Humidity pips fall of from aces, leaving blank cards The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 253) 1012
Bill Simon Unexpected two red aces are laid on spectator's hand and transform into black aces, then the red aces are pinched out of the deck one by one, first phase similar to Fechter's "Be honest" Effective Card Magic 133
Edward Marlo Jacks to Aces jacks face up in deck change to aces The Cardician 79
Edward Marlo Christine The Cardician 104
Edward Marlo Ten Years Ago aces placed reversed in pack, change to kings, aces in envelop, double facers The Cardician 9
Maurice Howarth Tarantula pips from four card vanish step by step and appear on strip of paperRelated to The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 290) 1158
Bill Simon Eye Doubt It two red queens face-to-face change to black deuces and back Sleightly Sensational 9
Bill Simon The Flash Change four indifferent cards change into four Aces, they stick out of deck as a block and are shaken outVariations Sleightly Sensational 11
Bill Simon 2. The Big Change Ace - Three with three dice on top, they transpose and eventually all change to Threes and backVariations Sleightly Sensational 16
Don Alan It Can't Be... three phase routine
- Aces on table, spectator thinks of Ace, Ace pocketed, it's thought Ace, other aces are also
found in pocket, cards on table are indifferent cards
- MacDonalds Aces, spectator sits on fourth packet
- four Aces in performers pocket change places with four indifferent cards in spectators pocket
Related to Pretty Sneaky 12
William P. Miesel The Lost Ace four cards are shown as the ace of spades, then they transform into the other three aces and the king of spadesRelated to The Cardiste (Issue 3) 8
Jack Avis, Cy Endfield, Roy Walton Three From Three - Effect No. 1: three card location, one reversed other next to it
- Effect No. 2: off-beat card location, pocket
- Effect No. 3: multiple transformation
The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 345) 205
Edward Marlo Wrong to Right two wrong cards are changed into selections Faro Notes 69
Brother John Hamman Kings Through the Table one by one, change to aces, kings in pocketVariations The Card Magic of Bro. John Hamman S. M. 18
Al Leech A Double Change Aces into Kings one at a time, then back (Ireland's Card Annual 1957) A Last Look at Leech 30
Al Leech Kings On The Loose red Kings change to black, then reverse and travel around in deck (Ireland's Card Annual 1957) A Last Look at Leech 34
Edward Marlo Mechanical Seconds effect application: aces change to kingsRelated toVariations Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 90
Stephen Herald Temperamental Aces follow up for The Lost AceRelated to The Cardiste (Issue 12) 3
John Howie 1-2-3-4 aces transform into ace to four The Cardiste (Issue 12) 6
James Steranko Aces in Abstraction Chapter Ten, A Lesson in Extraordinary Card Technique
- Part One: Aces and Kings removed, Kings shuffled back, Aces placed in deck reversed, when deck is spread the Kings are face up and Aces have vanished
- Part Two: Kings placed in row, deck placed on each and they change to Aces
Steranko on Cards 67
Edward Marlo Clipped Aces four cards with paper clip on them transform into aces Card Switches 58
Cliff Green Prelude to the Sorcerer's Apprentice three cards transform into the Ace of Spades one by one, free handed Professional Card Magic 80
Cliff Green The Aces of Spades as a Sorcerer's Apprentice Ace of Spades is removed, three more Aces of Spades produced from air, transform into four different acesVariations Professional Card Magic 82
Charlie Miller The Jest of the Joker or "The Joker Is A Diakka", joker placed aside, ace with three x cards on table, other aces vanish, pile becomes four jokers, joker becomes ace, then pile becomes aces againVariations An Evening with Charlie Miller 18
Charlie Miller The Four Aces and Four Jacks aces removed and placed on hand of spectator, change into jacks, aces reversed in deck The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 47
Al Leech Lost and Found Aces aces vanish and reappear at face of four packetsVariations Close-up Card Magic 195
Harry Lorayne Push-Through Change - Effect queens change to aces, aces to pocket Close-up Card Magic 206
Harry Lorayne, Dai Vernon, Sam Schwartz Push-Through Poker four cards change to complete royal flush Close-up Card Magic 207
Harry Lorayne Four-in-Hand four selections found, change to aces, selections to pocket Close-up Card Magic 245
Edward Marlo K. M. Move as a Passer - Second Idea sequence, showing cards to have wrong back color The K. M. Move 15
Edward Marlo Ace Producer two halves rubbed face to face, aces appear (sleeve aces) The K. M. Move 17
Dino Mazza Climatic Flight three selected cards are shown as three times the same card, then they travel to pocket and deck consists only of Jokers The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 384) 364
Edward Marlo Changing of the Cards performer cuts deck in four face up piles, spectator chooses one, face cards of the other three piles are changed to match selection, faro Faro Controlled Miracles 39
Al Leech Phantom Monte all three cards changeVariations Super Card Man Stuff 51
Bruce Cervon The Proposition black card in red half, spectator should remove a red one, whole packet changes to blackInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 12) 59
Harry Lorayne Double Trouble two cards change into selections Deck-Sterity 14
Peter Kane Royal Flush Flash kings change into royal flushRelated to A Card Session with Peter Kane 2
Piet Forton, Remo Inzani, Ronald A. Wohl (Ravelli) Four Disappearing Queens Change Visibly To Four Aces Related toAlso published here Piet Forton Lecture Notes 10
Jochen Zmeck Karten verwandeln sich two cards chosen, two wrong cards found, they are put face-to-face and change to selections, partial rough-smooth Enzyklopädie der Rauh-Glatt-Kartentricks - Teil III 18
Carmen D'Amico Face Up Aces four times card changes into ace which then comes back to top Expert Card Conjuring 78
Edward Marlo, Harry Riser A Logical Procedure aces cut to, change to kings, aces from pocket, inspired by "Riser's Aces" (Expert Hocus Pocus), two methods Expert Card Conjuring 132
Bob Koch Visible Poker Hand Change three acrobatic flap cards, "Zapped!" On the Acrobatic Cards 80
Theodore Annemann Four Ace Routine from "Annemann's $50 Manuscript" (ca. 1932)
aces change to kings, appear in chosen pile, queens assemble as well
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 3) 154
Robert Parrish Chango-Chango two cards change Expert Card Mysteries 31
Frank Pemper PIRA "Pemper's Improved Riser's Aces" (Harry Riser from Expert Hocus Pocus), aces cut to, change to kings, aces from pocket Expert Card Mysteries 101
Mel Brown Combination four indifferent cards turn into aces, are lost and found again, then lost and found once more Expert Card Mysteries 137
Roy Walton Cannibal Cards with Colour Change Ending The Devil's Playthings 37
Aldini Double-Gali Deck changes to all Four of Spades, then all Six of Clubs, then back to regular deck Roughingly Yours 23
Jerry K. Hartman Imagin-Ace-tion aces all become AS, then back Epilogue (Issue 9) 69
Edward Marlo Changing Cards four cards change into four Aces, lapping Advanced Fingertip Control 153
Edward Marlo The Surprise Packet card in named hand shown indifferent during poker deal, they change into Aces, possible follow-up to Collins Aces Hierophant (Issue 3) 140
Allan Ackerman Everywhere and Nowhere three cards become the selection and change into aces Magic Mafia Effects 9
Paul Swinford Duo Chango selections change into their own mates More Faro Fantasy 38
Harry Lorayne Case Aces Spectator Cuts to the Aces with color changing back kicker of aces Reputation-Makers 63
Harry Lorayne Super Triple Change four-card-packet changes Reputation-Makers 248
Harry Lorayne Ending for Tally-Ho! four Sixes change to Nines motivated by upside-down misunderstandingInspired by Reputation-Makers 120
Steve Freeman Black Aces - Red Kings transformation kicker, inspired by Arthur Hastings item, Ibidem #12 Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 279
Karl Fulves No Sliding four aces produced, fifth ace produced, previous aces are now kings, extensionInspired by The Book of Numbers - Supplementary Notes 10
Edward Marlo This is a Four King Trick transformation kickerVariations Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 280
Roy Walton The Finishing Touch Aces face-up with face-down deck, then they turn to Queens as climax Cardboard Charades 31
Frank Garcia Eye-Mazing aces put on table change to kings, aces reversed in deckRelated to Million Dollar Card Secrets 18
Frank Garcia Cut the Kings spectator deals in four piles, kings on top, change to acesRelated to Million Dollar Card Secrets 23
Frank Garcia Dual Discovery two cards change to selected cardsRelated to Million Dollar Card Secrets 65
Derek Dingle, Yasuo Kiga Ala Kiga jacks change into deuces, inspired from trick by Yatsua Kiga Epilogue (Issue 15 (Part 1)) 120
Karl Fulves Illusion Aces Aces turn over one by one between two Jokers, change to KingsRelated toVariations Epilogue (Issue 14) 114
T. Page Wright A Mistake But... two cards transform into cards which indicate suit and value The Living End 77
Sam Schwartz Odd-Even-Odd four odd and four even cards on two piles, on the odd side are then the even cards and on the other side the four kingsInspired byVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 5) 505
Brother John Hamman Ace-Sational four Aces, placed face-to-face with both hands, the change places when hands are pulled apart, change to queens in the end, stripped double facersInspired byRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 7th Folio) 534
Roy Walton Twister two six-card packets (one red and one black) on table, spectator moves one over from one packet to the other, located, six red cards change to black The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 11) 561
Karl Fulves Observe two aces from four transform Packet Switches (Part One) 16
Karl Fulves A Curious Problem four aces and eight change to four eights and aceRelated to Packet Switches (Part One) 6
Karl Fulves Camouflage four fives change to acesVariations Super Subtle Card Miracles 44
Father Cyprian King Kut cut to kings which change to aces Super Subtle Card Miracles 46
Father Cyprian, Frank Garcia Flash Flush Aces transform in Royal Flush Super Subtle Card Miracles 84
Father Cyprian, Frank Garcia Instant Change four of a kind changes to aces, triumph phase Super Subtle Card Miracles 22
Frank Garcia Whimsy Aces apparently magician is caught, surprise transformation Super Subtle Card Miracles 124
Al Leech, Frank Garcia Ace Faroleros lost and found Aces, change to Kings, Aces found againInspired byVariations Super Subtle Card Miracles 59
Frank Garcia Crazy Aces aces change to kings, aces are cut to Super Subtle Card Miracles 62
Frank Garcia Ace Spectacular ambitious phase with aces, then kings turn over and change to aces via Larreverse Super Subtle Card Miracles 71
Father Cyprian Father Cyprian's Wild Card four Jokers into four AcesRelated toVariations Super Subtle Card Miracles 192
Karl Fulves Straight Across aces and 2C, 3C, 4C, aces become A-4 of clubs, other cards 5-7 of clubs Epilogue (Issue 17) 160
Harry Lorayne Half-Force Aces spectator cuts to the aces, they change to kings, aces produced from anywhere Rim Shots 23
Derek Dingle Color-Full aces lost and found, color changing backs, change to kings Rim Shots 90
Ken Beale Color Confused monte effect from top of deck in which cards keep transformingInspired by
  • effect in Ibidem #26
Epilogue (Issue 17) 153
Brother John Hamman Odd-Even-Odd two odd and two even cards change place, two then change to JacksRelated toVariations Epilogue (Issue 18) 164
Francis Haxton 5-Card Hofzinser two cards chosen from five transform into previous selections, solution to Hofzinser Problem 5Inspired byRelated to Epilogue (Issue 18) 168
Jerry K. Hartman Caught Red Handed Collectors with four Aces and three selections, then Aces change back color Means & Ends 51
Edward G. Brown, Ralph W. Hull The Intelligence Quotient Test Improved several phases, first ace has to be guessed, the three cards are added with the same suit and suit has to be guessedInspired by
  • Ralph W. Hull's "Intelligence Quotient Test" in "The Testament of Ralph W. Hull" 1945
The Card Magic of Edward G. Brown 84
Harvey Rosenthal, Piet Forton The 5th Jack red Jacks put on table, top card of deck are also red Jack, tabled ones now black, all put on table, top card is another jack, cards on table are now Aces, see also p. 782 for improvementInspired by
  • trick of Piet Forton (see also Gus Southall and Francis Haxton variations in The New Pentagram)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 2) 692
Jerry K. Hartman About Face I Hofzinser Ace Problem, the other three Aces change to match the value of selection Means & Ends 21
Jerry K. Hartman About Face II Hofzinser Ace Problem, all four Aces change to match value of selection Means & Ends 22
Jerry K. Hartman Invisible Cut Plot change to Al Leech's Lost and Found AcesInspired by Means & Ends 23
Martin Lewis The Card Player's Nightmare Packet of five Aces of Spades change backs to 5 different backsAlso published here The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 87) 432
Roy Walton The Image Makers any two card placed between black Aces turn into red Aces, repeated several times then all four cards change to QueensVariations Card Script 10
Roy Walton Pushover cards turn face up in deck and change to acesVariations Card Script 17
Edward Marlo Needed a Title aces transform to tens and to aces, tens from different pockets, standing and sitting version The Unexpected Card Book 186
Jerry Mentzer Four and One Revisited basically Hamman's Mystic Nine with five cards, inspired by Nick Trost's "Four and One Trick" Card Cavalcade II 132
Jerry Mentzer Odd Color Four and One basically Hamman's Mystic Nine with five cards, inspired by Nick Trost's "Four and One Trick", color changing back kicker of selection Card Cavalcade II 136
Hank Wocjik Flourish Aces two cards change at onceVariationsAlso published here Card Cavalcade II 177
Derek Dingle Riddle's Aces ace cutting, to kings transformation, aces in pocketAlso published here Epilogue (Issue 20) 188
Karl Fulves Matching Miracle with red and black ace to four, as a climax black cards transform into red cards, first face exactly as "Napoleon"Related to Close-Up Mental Magic 37
William Larsen, T. Page Wright Trick #5 two cards change, Two Card Monte sequence with impromptu double backerAlso published here
  • in "Random Conceptions with Cards" (ca. 1930)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 11) 790
Martin A. Nash Kings Incognito combo, see p. 443 for additional crediting Ever So Sleightly 53
Paul Diamond Diamond Aces four cards are shown as duplicates of selection, transform to aces Card Cavalcade 3 5
Larry West Four of a Kind four random card change to duplicates of selections, then to the appropriate four of a kind Card Cavalcade 3 136
Harry Lorayne Ultra Aces to Kings on deck, aces change to kings as kicker, two variations Afterthoughts 27
Jeff Busby Travelling Transmutators aces twisting phase, r/b transpo phase, transformation, reproduction of acesRelated to Card Cavalcade 3 73
Larry Jennings The "Changling" Routine quartet transforms multiple times when single card is exchanged Epilogue (Issue Special No 3 (Part 1)) 257
Harry Lorayne Ultra Potpourri applications for the Ultra Move, also with both handsInspired by Afterthoughts 31
Derek Dingle The Regal Royal Flush "duplicates" are produced and changed to Royal FlushVariations Afterthoughts 66
Gene Maze Bust-Out! aces dealt to table, other hand changes to aces and aces to straight flush Afterthoughts 105
Edward Marlo The Four Ace ... er ... Queen Trick Hierophant (Issue 7 Resurrection Issue) 22
Jerry K. Hartman Pushover cards turn face up in deck and change to acesInspired by Epilogue (Issue Special No 1) 237
Jerry K. Hartman A Fine Hand five random cards are exchanged according to spectator's wishes, royal flushInspired by Epilogue (Issue Special No 1) 241
Ken Krenzel, Roy Walton, Bob Ostin Light & Heavy Card odd-backed card sinks in a small packet, faces transform Epilogue (Issue Special No 2) 247
Trevor Lewis A Las four cards are selected, they change into the queens Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 6) 69
Karl Fulves Condition Red five black cards counted face-down on table, four of them change to red except selection Methods with Cards - Part 1 53
Roy Walton Satan's Mirror five cards turn blank when moved over a mirror, eventually they turn back to normal cards Some Late Extra Card Tricks 3
Roy Walton Some Again Please coincidence trick where cards change to match others Some Late Extra Card Tricks 16
Peter Kane Divination, Discovery, Departure cards from one deck are found in another and change into original selectionsRelated toVariations A Further Card Session with Peter Kane 22
Karl Fulves No-Gaff Wild Card top few cards of deck change into duplicates, those then into royal flush, wild card changes back color Methods with Cards - Part 1 19
Karl Fulves Without A Trace sandwiched card changes, then sandwich cards Methods with Cards - Part 1 24
Karl Fulves Illusion Aces VI Aces turn over one by one between two Jokers, change to KingsInspired by Methods with Cards — Part 2 147
Karl Fulves Kards - Slippery Sevens repeat transposition between Two and Five of Spades, then they chane into red SevensRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 12) 1062
Peter Kane The Poker Hand same as "Royal Flush Flash"Related to The Magic of Francis Carlyle 155
Horace E. Bennett Am I Blue cutting to four Aces, different colored back kickerInspired by Bennett's Best 83
Edward Marlo This is a Four King Trick Aces change to Kings Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 59
Roy Walton, Paul Swinford A/Rainbow small packet then deck change back color Epilogue (Issue Special No 4) 288
Karl Fulves Substitutes seven black cards, four of them change to AcesVariations Epilogue (Issue Special No 4) 296
Edward Marlo, Arturo de Ascanio The Blocked Ascanio for thick blocks, aces change into kings The Ascanio Spread 24
Roy Walton Inflated Ace face up Ace middle changes to three kings Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 1) 303
Philip T. Goldstein Fingertip Poker Classic Tackler 5
Philip T. Goldstein Differential four aces transform into kings Classic Tackler 8
Brother John Hamman Magician vs. Gambler ten card poker deal, hands transform multiple times, gaffedAlso published here Kabbala - Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 1) 11
Edward Marlo Jumping Jacks selection caught between sandwich cards as deck is tossed on table, sandwich card transformRelated to Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 10) 135
Jerry Andrus Super Change with Four Cards Andrus Card Control 48
Roy Walton A Martian Wedding story trick, black kings backs change color, they find their mates and the color of the back changes back Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 1) 304
Bob Haines Four Gone Conclusion two selected cards, four top cards are shown to be all alike, two of the disappear, the two left are now the selected cards Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 9) 256
Philip T. Goldstein No-Gaff Differential four aces transform into kingsAlso published here Classic Tackler 10
Philip T. Goldstein Snap Differential four aces transform into kingsRelated toAlso published here Classic Tackler 11
Dan Tong, Rick Johnsson The Japanese Aces quartet transformation, seated Practical Impossibilities 103
Bernard Bilis Red Mood Selection travels from between black Jacks to red Jacks. Jacks then change back color, then selection changes back color too. Close Up, French Style 22
Harvey Rosenthal Odd-Even-Odd Again four odd and four even cards on two piles, on the odd side are then the even cards and on the other side the four kingsInspired by Close-Up Sampler - Part 1 12
Harvey Rosenthal Camouflage Camouflaged as an observation test, king between aces, then one ace between kingsInspired by Close-Up Sampler - Part 1 2
Alan Shaxon Twisted Psychometry three cards change into selections, with a display board Practical Sorcery 23
Roy Walton Trigger Happy four kings on top change places with face up ace in the middle, finally backs change colors Trigger 7
David Berglas Jokers Wild three selections, three jokers turn into selections one by one, sample card turns out to be third selection The David Berglas File No. 1 41
Roger Smith Everybody Cuts the Aces Another Ending see reference, surprise transformation of Kings into Aces as Kings are produced again from deck Smith's Mini-Lecture Notes No. 2 3
Derek Dingle Illusion Aces Aces reverse between two Tens and change to KingsInspired byVariationsAlso published here Innovations (Issue 3) 1
Piet Forton Four Aces Go to Court four card change, one visibly with snap-over changeRelated to Lecture Notes 1 6
Rick Johnsson Armchair Travelers Aces travel to pockets and change back color, seated Practical Impossibilities 25
Karl Fulves And Counting with tranformation kicker Packet Switches (Part Five) 289
Joe DeStefano Incognito Joe variation on Nash's "Kings Incognito" Any Second Now 260
Karl Fulves The Error Corrected four red cards change to black to match selection Packet Switches (Part Four) 228
Karl Fulves Game Planned Packet Switches (Part Four) 244
Karl Fulves Scramble Gamble four cards change Ace of Hearts to make Royal Flush Packet Switches (Part Four) 222
Larry Jennings Numerical Aces Aces change to Ace through FourRelated toVariations Larry Jennings on Card & Coin Handling 30
Edward Marlo K.M. Double Exchange changing two tabled cards plus variations Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 298
Edward Marlo Marlo's Impact combo using Aces, envelopes, kings, pockets Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 11
Edward Marlo Transposition - Transition - Reproduction fours to fives, combo Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 322
Gene Maze Hand To Hand Toss top two cards of two piles tossed across, they changeRelated toAlso published here Packet Switches (Part Five) 300
Bill Okal All the Same three cards are shown different, then the same Card Cavalcade Four 5
David Carré Just Changes production, change of backs and faces Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 10) 416
Doug Alker Oh No, Not Another Ace Trick Inspired by Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 11) 438
Fred Robinson Double Denial two cards selected, two different cards shown, both turn into selected ones in the hands of the spectator Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 7&8) 387
Andrew Galloway One-Two-Three-Four Aces Inspired byRelated to Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 3) 492
Philip T. Goldstein Brimstone Elevator color change climaxInspired byAlso published here Scattershot 7
Philip T. Goldstein Snap Collectors Snap Differential with collectors finaleRelated toAlso published here Scattershot 16
Philip T. Goldstein Transfourmation aces transform into king, then backs change tooInspired by
  • Jerry K. Hartman's "Transfourence" in " Card Fare"
Also published here
Scattershot 17
Paul Harris Easy Royal Spectator names any Ace, performer takes out four cards and shows each card to be an Ace of Spades, packet then multiples into five cards and shown to be Royal Flush in SpadesInspired by SuperMagic 97
Stephen Minch A-Ten-Tion prediction on table, three cards removed, two spectators are shown the cards, one sees three Threes of Hearts, the other three Sevens of Hearts, prediction card is Ten and the three cards change to other TensAlso published here Creations of a Magical Madman 23
Allan Ackerman Variance Variant with transformation kickerRelated to Here's My Card 90
Allan Ackerman Blanks - Selections - Aces four blanks transform into duplicates of selection, then aces, ungaffedRelated to Here's My Card 70
Harry Lorayne Black and Red Aces black aces on top and bottom change to red Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 1) 146
Philip T. Goldstein Sidewinder three cards change front and back A Transatlantic Lecture 8
Erhard Liebenow Liebenow's Aces selection is found and four touched card change into aces Liebenow On Cards 4
Karl Fulves Pocket Cards red Twos change place with black Tens and back, two methods, "Tens Routine" Transpo Trix 13
Karl Fulves An End To It two cards transform, designed as end of transposition sequence Transpo Trix 31
Roy Walton, Larry Jennings, John Howie Nosferatu Related to Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 5) 510
Philip T. Goldstein Sidewinder three cards change front and back, with a sidewinder cardAlso published here The Phil Goldstein Convention Lecture 9
Erhard Liebenow Your Favorite Value, Please! spectator names a value, performer cuts to the aces, then the aces transform into his selected value Liebenow On Cards 10
John F. Mendoza Guessing Game guessing game with four Kings, they change into Tens The Book of John 39
Karl Fulves Transeven two cards transform, designed as end of transposition sequence Transpo Trix 30
Karl Fulves Redder Red two cards transform, designed as end of transposition sequence Transpo Trix 33
Karl Fulves That Was No Lady four Queens and three Kings transpose, then change into three Queens and four Kings Transpo Trix 43
Karl Fulves Kaleidoscope Ace through Four of Hearts removed from two different decks, performer reverses a card in each pile, they're named values and have transposed backs, optional transformation kicker Transpo Trix 50
Frank Garcia, Father Cyprian Additional Uses for the "Hole" 1. changing four Kings to Aces
2. card transforms underneath sponge hole
3. card shrinks underneath sponge hole
New Stars of Magic (Vol. 1 No. 11) 16
Christian Scherer Die Asse des Magiers four aces are produced several times, then they transform in a named quartet and help to locate another named quartet Eine Handvoll Kartenkunststücke 33
Christian Scherer Trickspiel-Poker five ace of spades or removed from deck and change into royal flush, second royal flush is produced Eine Handvoll Kartenkunststücke 84
John F. Mendoza Have You Ever Heard Of? four-card montes with Ace through Four which change into four Aces The Book of John 47
Hannes Höller Gamblers Stolz four selections turn into aces and selections are produced from inner breast pocket Einfach Wunderbar - Wunderbar Einfach 85
Jerry K. Hartman Wile Card Four Jokers change to Ten, Jack, Queen, King of Spades to form a Royal Flush with a tabled Ace of SpadesInspired by Loose Ends 26
Jerry K. Hartman Second Blush Blue jokers change to red, then change backInspired by Loose Ends 72
Lin Searles The Color-Blind Crossroader five cards, one has different back, all backs change, gambling story Lecture Notes 7
Edward Marlo Multiple Visual Change four cards held in spread change one by one visibly to aces, using the "sliding alignment" technique Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 90
Tom Gagnon The Forgetful Gambler riffle stack demo with second Marlo/Gardner Phase and optional color changing back kickerRelated to Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 3) 172
Paul Gertner Black Jack patter routine with four ace kickerRelated to Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 6) 214
Roy Walton Walton's Universal universal packetAlso published here Card Cavalcade Finale 5
Gene Maze A Maze ing four aces change to blank cards, another blank card has now all four Ace indices CardMagic 15
Harry Lorayne Strange Harmony values of three selections add up to previous selection, they transform into mates, see also reference for color-changing back kickerRelated to CardMagic 9
Richard Kaufman Number Nine Blue values of three selections add up to previous selection, they transform into mates, then back color of deck changes, colorchanging back additionRelated to CardMagic 12
Unknown How to deliver out four aces, and convert them into four knaves. four times glide, Richard Kaufman's transcription of Reginald Scot's card sectionRelated to CardMagic 62
Richard Kaufman Hofzinser Predicts the Collectors three interlaced cards turn out to be later selections, collector quartet changes into nines as climax CardMagic 100
Richard Kaufman A Phoenix of a Different Color version with color changing back finaleInspired by CardMagic 147
Piet Forton, Remo Inzani Triple Flip three black cards transform into three red cards Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 2) 639
Juan Tamariz Black Days seven black cards, selected one found, rest changes red Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 7) 705
Jerry Sadowitz The Bermuda Triangle card and faces of three cards vanish Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 7) 707
Peter Duffie Collectors Seminar aces change to royal flush as a kicker Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 9) 734
Philip T. Goldstein Newts four kings change into tens and aces and backs turn from red to blue to green Goldstein's Gallery 1
Philip T. Goldstein Contagion II Contagion I with different colored backs Goldstein's Gallery 10
Philip T. Goldstein Contagion III faces vanish Goldstein's Gallery 11
Walt Lees Four Card Surprise card is selected, three other cards transform into the cards with the same value Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 1) 629
Karl Fulves Sic Transit commentaryInspired by The Nyria Effect 49
Karl Fulves Crypto Poker eights and an ace placed between two card cases, they vanish, in one case reappear aces and an eight, posed as problem Cryptology 103
Philip T. Goldstein Contagion I five black cards and one red card, when red card touches black card, they turn over and turn into red cards Goldstein's Gallery 10
Roy Walton Penny Lane card put between two kings, all three cards are the same, repeated with other card, then kings change into selections That Certain Something... 10
Roy Walton One Two Three Blank three Kings change into Ace, Two and Three of Hearts, then they all become blank That Certain Something... 11
Piet Forton Damen zu Siebener - Flip-Over-Verwandlung Klimax Queens are produced in the deck which change Aces, snap-over change Das Mike Skinner / Piet Forton Seminarheft (Issue Das Piet Forton Seminar) 9
Philip T. Goldstein Red Exchange with color changing back kicker of two cards The Talon (Issue 5) 52
Paul Harris Black Jack Challenge four blackjacks are produced, kings and aces transpose, aces change into royal flush
- Cutting for Black Jacks
- Black Jack Exchange
- Royal Black Jack
Close-up Entertainer 24
Paul Harris The Castle Conspiracy four cards are put in card castle formation, one of them changes place with King, other three transform into KingsVariationsAlso published here Close-up Entertainer 152
Roy Walton Fireside Faces two cards from the deck help the performer to divine the selections, then they change into the cardsVariations That Certain Something... 15
Piet Forton, Remo Inzani Multiple Flip-Over Move Snap-Over Change Das Mike Skinner / Piet Forton Seminarheft (Issue Das Piet Forton Seminar) 8
Derek Dingle Riddle's Aces ace cutting, to kings transformation, aces in pocketAlso published here Interlock 15
Edward Marlo They Don't Remember four cards change to aces Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 208
Jon Racherbaumer Another Royal Miracle aces change to Royal FlushRelated to Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 1) 296
Roger Sherman A Coin "Glassic" two cards are set cross-wise on top of glass, coin penetrates both cards one by one, cards change Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 7) 371
Gene Maze Cease, Queenie! two selections through table The Gene Maze Card Book 62
Frank Garcia Three to One spectator thinks of an ace, either it is found or the other aces change to other cards Exclusive Card Miracles 33
Peter Kane, Frank Garcia The Miracle Worker Returns aces cut to, change to royal flushInspired by Exclusive Card Secrets 71
Father Cyprian Royal Mounted Monte monte routine with five cards (royal flush), change to all aces, then 2s, royal flush back in deck, double backer The Elegant Card Magic of Father Cyprian 65
Al Leech A Card Trilogy Effect No. 1: Card location with four Aces climax
Effect No. 2: Card location with four Aces climax
Effect No. 3: kings turn into aces
Al Leech's Legacy 52
Gene Maze Give, Queenie! two red queens transform into black queens, two previously selected cards are now the red queens The Gene Maze Card Book 54
Gene Maze, Richard Kaufman A Monte for the Unemployed duplicates, paper clip The Gene Maze Card Book 71
Tommy Wonder Falling Pips pips on cards "fall" to one end when cards are tapped on table Variations Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 2) 806
Kevin Davie Highly-Skilled Aces cutting the aces, everytime the same wrong card is cut to and changes into an ace Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 4) 828
Roy Walton Outward Bound four twos transpose with five random cards, those cards change into a royal flush Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 5) 844
Roger Crosthwaite Doing the Splits gambler vs. magician theme, splitting twos into aces and one hand changes backs Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 10) 918
Tony Bartolotta Four Of A Kind transformation with gaff, What's New In Magic (1956) Color Quik 49
Jimmy Ray Ace Color Change cutting to four Aces, then backs change color A Ray of Magic 28
Paul Harris, Daryl Martinez Flap Jacks indifferent cards transform into jacks and appear in a visual displayRelated toVariations Close-up Fantasies - Book I 31
Andrew Galloway One, Two, Three, Four Aces aces turn into an ace, two, three and a four, with the two, three and four the missing aces are foundInspired byRelated to Diverting Card Magic 25
John F. Mendoza Acey-Deucy Improved Ace and Two of Clubs, monte theme, they transform twice, one of them changes into a dollar coin John: Verse Two 1
Daryl Martinez "The Ink was left Behind!" combination of two Cliff Green effects, three blank cards are produced and turn into selectionsInspired by Lecture Notes to Convention Session #1 20
Karl Fulves Double Thrusts behind the back stab of two cards Side Steal 59
Joe Russo Mistaken Identity Quartet Gimmick to change four Jacks to acesRelated to Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4 No. 10) 548
Michael Close Wild Underground Transposition all eight cards change to jokers as climaxRelated to Arcane (Issue 3) 25
Richard Kaufman One-Hand Exes to Aces four indifferent cards are turned over in different parts of the deck with one hand, change to aces one by one Cardworks 37
Richard Kaufman Even Odder II Ace to Four of Clubs, odd and even cards change place, all change to Hearts, ungaffed handlingInspired byRelated to Cardworks 59
Jean-Jacques Sanvert Cannibals French Style transformation climaxVariations The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 47
Gene Castillon Spellbinder kings spelled out, then aces found, kings change back color, rest of deck all jokers The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 73
Don England Down the Elevator and Up the Ladder all cards transformInspired by Don England's T.K.O.'s (Issue Clubs) 32