181 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Prediction / Open Prediction Theme
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Edward Marlo Open Prediction multiple methods
- 1st Variation
- 2nd Variation
The Cardician 152
Bill Simon The Vital Prediction Sleightly Sensational 26
James Steranko Sudden Thought faced deck method Steranko on Cards 63
Edward Marlo The Prediction (Open or Closed) "Tenth Effect", card touched face down, it is pushed in center of face-up deck which is then spread Tilt! 17
Bruce Cervon Open Prediction sticky double facerAlso published here The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 2) 145
Robert Parrish On the Open Prediction see also p. 270 for referenceRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 2nd Folio) 223
Karl Fulves Note Variations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 2) 230
Edward Marlo Marlo Handles the Open Prediction comments and conditions, followed by "10 Variations, 15 Methods" Hierophant (Issue 1) 1
Edward Marlo Second Repeat Version Stik-Tak
- Method 7
Hierophant (Issue 1) 7
Edward Marlo Marlo's Repeat Open Prediction three phases with Stik-Tack
- Method 1
- Method 2 (inspired by Parrish reference)
- Method 3
Inspired by Hierophant (Issue 1) 3
Edward Marlo When Stuck Without the Stik-Tack - Method 4
- Method 5
- Method 6
Related to Hierophant (Issue 1) 6
Edward Marlo Method Eight double facer, Stik-Tak Hierophant (Issue 1) 10
Edward Marlo Open Prediction (Automatic Jog) Method 9Variations Hierophant (Issue 1) 10
Edward Marlo The Spectator's Prediction spectator makes prediction
- Method 10
Related toVariations Hierophant (Issue 1) 12
Edward Marlo Open Prediction (Deal Thorough) with five variations
- Method 12
Hierophant (Issue 1) 14
Jon Racherbaumer First Variation of Method 12 Hierophant (Issue 1) 15
Edward Marlo Open Prediction (Switch Method) - Method 13 Hierophant (Issue 1) 19
Edward Marlo, Alex Elmsley The Unwritten Prediction card dealt face down is only odd-backed card in deck
- Method 15
Hierophant (Issue 1) 21
Edward Marlo The Joker's Prediction cards in numerical order, face-down card turns out to be Joker
- Method 11
Inspired by Hierophant (Issue 1) 13
Edward Marlo, Millard Lichter Latest Spectator's Open Prediction memorized deck, psychological force with divination out
- Method 14
Related to Hierophant (Issue 1) 20
Edward Marlo Marlo's Original Solution to the Open Prediction psychological force Hierophant (Issue 1) 23
Gene Nielsen S S Open Prediction Inspired by Hierophant (Issue 2) 93
Fred Lessor Open & Shut Prediction Epilogue (Issue 10) 79
Karl Fulves The Closed Prediction spectator removes card from sixteen-card packet, performer faro shuffles and finds mate Epilogue (Issue 8) 63
Edward Marlo another open prediction Hierophant (Issue 3) 160
Edward Marlo Marlo's Phantom Deck red-blue rough-smooth deck
- First Effect: spectator stops at only odd-backed card, Open Prediction with backs
- Second Effect: thought of card has odd back
- Third Effect: touched card has odd back
Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 6) 43
David Solomon Doubly Open gaffedVariations Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 10) 80
Jerry K. Hartman Predictable Prediction Various ways of doing Open Prediction Means & Ends 55
Gene Nielsen Open Prediction prediction written on paper The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 105) 523
Harry Lorayne The Lorayne Force Open Prediction Afterthoughts 80
Marvin Johnson Re-Opened Prediction two methods The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 4) 866
Rick Johnsson Ten-Boy-Curry using the IBGTH Switch Practical Impossibilities 45
Paul Curry The Open Prediction with gimmickVariations Special Effects 44
Karl Fulves Intro credit information on Stewart James' "51 Faces North" 51 Faces North 1
Karl Fulves L.S. Gee Related to 51 Faces North 3
Karl Fulves Dreamspeak 51 Faces North 5
Karl Fulves D'Joan 51 Faces North 5
Karl Fulves Think Blue done with deck face up during dealing 51 Faces North 6
Karl Fulves Adding Up 51 Faces North 7
Karl Fulves Moving Middle 51 Faces North 8
Karl Fulves You Missed apparent mistake, open prediction is seen dealt face up, still successful outcome 51 Faces North 11
Karl Fulves A Device, Cloaked joker as open prediction, it changes to the card left face down 51 Faces North 13
Karl Fulves About Faces 51 Faces North 14
Karl Fulves Open Transpo deck in new deck order, reversed card after dealing changes place with joker in pocket 51 Faces North 17
Karl Fulves Field Effect 51 Faces North 19
Karl Fulves Electro Glide glide while the spectator holds the deck 51 Faces North 20
Karl Fulves Under Cover 51 Faces North 21
Karl Fulves Quarter Finals further comments on the "Open Prediction" plot 51 Faces North 24
Karl Fulves Under-the-Hank Open Prediction 51 Faces North 23
Edward Marlo The Re-Opened Prediction - 2nd Method
- 3rd Method
- 4th Method: The Spectator's Open Prediction (based on Curry's in reference)
- The Final Method
Inspired by Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 153
Karl Fulves The Closed Prediction spectator removes card from 16-card packet, performer faro shuffles and finds mate Faro Possibilities 29
David Britland Quasi The Talon (Issue 3) 30
Jon Racherbaumer The Blue Intruder Strikes Again! spectator choses only blue card in red back, using brainwave deck Hierophant (Issue The Last Hierophant) 56
Ken Simmons Open Prediction Re-Opened four methods, using card under mat techniques Cards — With a Different Touch 34
Gary Ouellet The Curry Open Prediction using the Ouellet Switch Threshold 23
Stephen Tucker Ajar-Ajar ungaffed deck, different colored backInspired by Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 3) 35
Graham Smith Switched card on ribbon spread, switch for open prediction Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 11) 210
David Britland Open all Hours open prediction, with odd backed card, repeated and prediction transforms Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. Special #1 (Summer)) 22
Edward Marlo Olram's Open Prediction ungaffedRelated to Marlo without Tears 293
Roger Curzon Deathtrap Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 22) 430
Edward Marlo Application to Open Prediction seven approaches, some using the Ribbon Spread Turnover Switch Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 317
Larry Jennings L.J.'s Prophesy The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 23 & 24) 227
Karl Fulves The Open Prediction No. 7, using cut-deeper force More Self-Working Card Tricks 9
William P. Miesel Barefaced Commitment prediction written on playing card Arcane (Issue 13) 183
Dan Garrett Master's Open (Prediction) performer deals Best of Friends — Volume II 457
Bruce Cervon Open Prediction sticky double facerAlso published here Tricks of Conjuring 10
David Britland Three Times A Lady two spectators deal face up through a deck each, one card face down, they match and also match prediction, Henry Christ ForceRelated to Psychomancy 13
Steve Rogers Central Limit forcing a range of numbers, open prediction application Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10 No. 8) 1383
Bruce Cervon Open Prediction double facerAlso published here The Cervon File 220
Tom Craven Unclosed Prediction Effect Variation Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 12 No. 8) 1672
Ken Krenzel Paul Curry's Open Prediction outline of method with card shelf Close-up Impact! 50
Diabelli Die Gerechtigkeit open prediction with Tarot cards, stopped at card is placed in box Allerlei Experi-Mentales 19
Steve Beam The Unopened Prediction prediction card from other deck, two versions, in second version stopped card is odd-backed Semi-Automatic Card Tricks 50
Steve Beam The Public Prediction odd backed card is placed in deck, spectator stops at it Semi-Automatic Card Tricks 53
Steve Beam The Opened Prediction bold and easy open prediction, name written on jokerRelated to Semi-Automatic Card Tricks 47
Steve Beam The Closed Prediction card has different colored backInspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks 52
John Riggs The Solution Semi-Automatic Card Tricks 54
Alex Elmsley Open Intruder unknown odd-backed card is found with open prediction procedure from faceVariations The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 56
Robert Parrish, Oscar Weigle The Immortal Card Trick sequence with open prediction, card in the envelope, torn & restored card Great Tricks Revisited 70
Simon Aronson Two Possibilities with impromptu handling in final commentVariations Simply Simon 113
R. Paul Wilson Open and Honest Chaos Theories 13
Paul Cummins Almost Open Prediction from a shuffled deck in use... Part Two 16
Karl Fulves Intro on coming up with methods 13 Prophets 2
Karl Fulves The Conditions detailed commentary on Stewart James's conditions 13 Prophets 3
Stewart James 51 Face North Conditions reprinted from "Stewart James in Print" 13 Prophets 3
Karl Fulves New Conditions including a method 13 Prophets 7
Karl Fulves Simplex Open meets "51 Faces North" conditions 13 Prophets 10
Karl Fulves Full Disclosure performer deals, Mirage deck 13 Prophets 11
Karl Fulves Red Handed using only red cards and prediction is "red", looks like a joke but is only red-backed card 13 Prophets 12
Karl Fulves Midnight Hour only red card in black packet 13 Prophets 15
Karl Fulves 20 Faces Twice repeat phase 13 Prophets 18
Karl Fulves Open Season with repeat phase 13 Prophets 19
Karl Fulves Silent Partner with stooge, but not the dealing spectator 13 Prophets 21
Karl Fulves Marks The Spot two phase routine, first spectator and performer select same card from ten-card-packet, then open prediction 13 Prophets 22
Karl Fulves Fail Safe card case with "Ultra Mental Deck" sticker 13 Prophets 24
Karl Fulves Benefactor with two cards that turn out to be mates, Riffle Shuffle Control 13 Prophets 25
Karl Fulves Pact Man Penelope's Principle, with KlondikeRelated to 13 Prophets 27
Karl Fulves Open Invitation comedy, case with "Trick Deck" on it, rainbow deck with all jokers, AS selected 13 Prophets 29
Karl Fulves Second Site two phases 13 Prophets 31
Karl Fulves The Smaller Open packet thoughts for Open Prediction theme, Anti-Open Prediction 13 Prophets 33
Karl Fulves Open Draw 5-card version, posed as problem 13 Prophets 39
Karl Fulves His Card His Number packet cut off and counted, another spectator loses card, card at this number, Penelope's Principle 13 Prophets 28
Karl Fulves First Place first spectator cuts near center and remembers card, divined, then open prediction 13 Prophets 30
Karl Fulves Undoing The Future card placed in envelope as prediction, open prediction procedure, chosen card is actual card from envelope (involving empty pen to apparently write prediction on card)Related to 13 Prophets 34
Karl Fulves Pharoh spectator removes a royal flush and puts one of its card back in deck, found again via open prediction procedure, faro placement 13 Prophets 36
Karl Fulves Universal Stranger known odd-backed card placed in deck, open prediction procedure, other card found, odd-backed changed into this one, faro placement 13 Prophets 37
Karl Fulves Trade Off spectator can change his mind after dealing a card face-down and some more face-up 13 Prophets 40
Karl Fulves Seers Roebuck small packet version 13 Prophets 44
Karl Fulves Diminishing Open presentation idea, procedure in steps 13 Prophets 45
Karl Fulves Named Open with named card 13 Prophets 46
Karl Fulves Department of Corrections red-backed card in blue-backed deck, spectator deals face-up and turns one card face-dwon, it's blue, rest changes to redInspired by
  • "Remote Control" (Annemann)
13 Prophets 42
Karl Fulves A Game of Hazard increasing suspense during deal, surprise ending 13 Prophets 48
Karl Fulves Open Minded two cards dealt face-down in Ace-Ten of diamonds, those two are exchanged, posed as problem 13 Prophets 49
Karl Fulves Henceforth Map two phases, open prediction with selection, then 51 Faces North variation 13 Prophets 50
Karl Fulves O. Henry Predicts Joker in pocket, new pack order, open prediction deal done, card e.g. between Seven and Nine of Hearts is face-down and now the Joker and Eight of Hearts in pocketRelated to 13 Prophets 52
Karl Fulves K Kards works four times out of five 13 Prophets 54
Karl Fulves Further Reading 13 Prophets 60
Karl Fulves Open Ended open prediction vs. stop trick 13 Prophets 60
Karl Fulves Snibbets 13 Prophets 55
Karl Fulves 13th Prophet 203rd Force 13 Prophets 57
Ken Krenzel Open Prediction: A New Angle lap Ingenuities 21
Ken Krenzel Remote Change out-of-hands, double facerInspired by Ingenuities 17
Karl Fulves Notes On The Date Deck - The Last Ten Years
- Short Cuts
- Open Dates
Day For Any Date 30
John Morgan Wide Open Prediction instantly repeatableInspired by
  • Jon Racherbaumer's "Wide Open Prediction"
L.I.N.T. - Pocket Stuff for Close-Up Magicians 70
Wesley James WJ's Spectator's Open Prediction spectator makes predictionInspired by The Magical Record and Thoughts of Wesley James 24
Christian Scherer Das Orakel von Bern Karten à la carte 12
Pete Ottaviano, Richard Bartram, Jr. Brainstorm Intruder red/blue double backer, unknown odd-backed card is found with open prediction procedure from faceInspired by Trephine 100
Bernard Bilis The Open Prediction no trick cards or preparation requiredRelated to Card College — Volume 3 733
Allan Ackerman Back to Hierophant #1 with named card Classic Handlings 24
Baltazar Fuentes The Impossible Open Prediction card touched in face-down spread matches open or unknown prediction I'm Dancing 32
Karl Fulves Smudge Prediction open prediction by predicting smudge on the card's face Latter Day Secrets (Issue 4) 83
Karl Fulves Open Invitation "Three Trix"
repeat version of Open Prediction, predictions written on backs of previously stopped-at cards, all four cards shown at end
Latter Day Secrets (Issue 4) 110
Tom Craven Unclosed Prediction Inspired by Card File Two 5
Paul Curry The Open Prediction with gimmick Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 230
Paul Curry A Cur(r)i-ous Prediction spectator turns a card over behind his back which is predicted Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 281
Karl Fulves Seen, Not Seen No. 41, card openly predicted, number up to ten named, repeated before both cards are shown My Best Self-Working Card Tricks 92
Karl Fulves 3 On A Match "51 Faces North" solution in three phases, packet version of Open Prediction Latter Day Secrets (Issue 5) 146
David Regal Open from the Bottom Constant Fooling 1 72
David Regal Roughly Identical gaffed, with four cards Constant Fooling 2 218
Stewart James 51 Faces North - The History
- The Discovery
- The Secret
- Conclusion
Related toVariations Penumbra (Issue 1) 2
Gordon Bean, Jerry K. Hartman Room 51 commentaryInspired by Penumbra (Issue 2) 18
Jerry K. Hartman Northern Light impossible location followed by 51 Faces NorthInspired by Penumbra (Issue 3) 15
Allan Slaight 51 Paces North Inspired by Penumbra (Issue 4) 17
Vernon Winiecke Problem Solved 51 Faces North solutionInspired by
  • Kardyro's Kard Kontrol
Latter Day Secrets (Issue 7) 233
Karl Fulves An Opening two card Open Prediction type trick, card where spectator stops determined by numbersRelated to Latter Day Secrets (Issue 7) 254
Karl Fulves Pokertrik "Problems"
spectator reverses five random cards in deck, performer and spectator take the cards on either side, poker hands, posed as problem
Latter Day Secrets (Issue 7) 257
Steve Beam Easy on the Curry cut and turn over to select card, prediction in form of mateVariations Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 34
David Ben Window To The Soul Tricks 49
Jim Steinmeyer An open & Shut prediction Artificial conclusions 16
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson S.O.P. "Slightly Open Prediction", with variation Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 59
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson 26 Faces North known black card put in red half, spectator stops somewhere in red half (Biddle Force), at the odd-backed cardInspired by Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 3
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson 51 Faces North Inspired by
  • "A Face in the Dark" (George McBride, Abacus, Dec. 2000)
Related to
Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 23
Wesley James Fair Risk "final", "Spectator's Open Prediction", spectator makes predictionInspired by Enchantments 223
Karl Fulves Clear Channel performer and spectator both deal through half the deck and leave one card face-down, both cards divined/predictedVariations Latter Day Secrets (Issue 9) 373
Phil Ogden Open Prediction spectator first selects several cards and from them one final card which matches prediction Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 5 50
Trevor McCombie Hellish Hot Curry cut and turn over to select card, with two predictions in form of matesInspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 5 217
Vanni Bossi V.B.'s Very Open Prediction prediction is not known Vanni Bossi Las Vegas Lecture 29
Arthur Trace Relative Prediction Open prediction changes to match selection, first published in Artwerks (Arthur Trace, 2005)Inspired by
  • "Closed Open Prediction" (Troy Hooser, DesTROYers, 2001)
It's All Relative 33
Justin Higham "Oops" Open Prediction using a form of the Henry Christ Force Best of Friends — Volume III 354
David Solomon Doubly Open Inspired by The Wisdom of Solomon 172
Jack Parker Open 21 spectator finds his card again via Open Prediction theme 7-7-7 114
Nick Trost Trost's Open Prediction double facer Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 153
Gene Maze Stopper spectator inserts top card reversed in deck, another deck is deal in unison with this one and a match occurs at reversed card, with Open Prediction themed variationInspired by Prolix (Issue 4) 226
Bill Kalush The Open Ditch Penumbra (Issue 11) 14
Ken Krenzel Openly Ignored double facer Relaxed Impossibilities 153
Jon Racherbaumer Wide-Open Prediction with repeat Ten Card Mysteries Anneman Would Have Loved 50
Steve Beam The Mystery Behind the Mystery anecdote concerning a trick by Raj Madhok Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 108
Ramón Riobóo Separation Anxiety open prediction made, elimination deal with half the deck and discard pile dealt face up Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 245
Tom Stone Prediction Ajar Maelstrom 65
Steven Hamilton Knee Jerk spectator names card, optional use of double backer The Magic of Steven Hamilton 44
Tom Gagnon Open Predicament with named card
- Stand-up Version
Also published here
  • Cyber Sessions, p. 25
Too Hot for the Devil 113
Shane Cobalt Introduction 50 Faces North 1
Shane Cobalt 50 Faces North - With A Borrowed Deck 50 Faces North 2
Father Alex Open Prediction Uses DL Muck Lecture Notes: Hand Mucking 12
Steve Beam, Benjamin Earl Deal Force open prediction bluff procedure, no-touch forceRelated to F for Fiction 3
Albert Lucio Low Hanging Fruit Open Prediction type of effect The Saturday Morning Session 41
Joseph Barry Alternate Handling - Open Prediction Inspired by Blackpool 2015 Inscrutable Notes 3
Tomas Blomberg One Improbabilty Open Prediction type of effectInspired by Blomberg Laboratories 74
Roberto Giobbi Curry Open about announcing the effect Hidden Agenda (Issue Mar 2) 66
Yves Carbonnier, Stéphane Guekko Open Prediction Grand Livre de Cartomagie 258
Tom Gagnon Umpteenth Open Prediction using Gagnon Spread ControlInspired by Gagnon Unfiltered 82