157 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Red Black / Separation / by Spectator / Out of this World & Variants / Deck
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Arthur H. Buckley Dealing from the Bottom mentioning the idea to deal bottoms to all players except oneself and performing OOTW with bottom deals
Related toVariations 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
Toni Koynini Can't See! "A Complete Act"
performer genuinely blindfolded, performer feels various qualities of cards
  • Picture Sense (all court cards sorted out during deal-through)
  • Now the Suits
  • Aces High
  • Reds and Blacks
  • Any Card! (any number card named, performer locates it while dealing through packet)
  • Out of this World (no longer blindfolded)
Toni Koynini's Card Miracles 12
Gustave Bollag Further Out of this World with rainbow deck
The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 257) 1029
William P. Miesel Another Impromptu Out of this World doing Miraskill for separating red and black cards
Related 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 effect
Related toVariations Close-up Card Magic 80
Bill Edwards Out of this World II partial rough-smooth
Also published here
  • Abracadabra No. 698, p. 344, 1959
Enzyklopädie der Rauh-Glatt-Kartentricks - Teil II 26
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 information
Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 8) 42
Harry Lorayne Out of this World Memory presentation for OOTW as memory stunt
Deck-Sterity 55
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 color
Related to
  • correction on p. 86
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 4) 84
Fred Becker Out of this World Variant really shuffled
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 9) 110
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 Blake
Related toVariationsAlso published here 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 Dawson
Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 9) 347
Roy Johnson Un-Worldly
Second Time Around 35
Edward Marlo Rouge et Noir four red, four blacks
Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 11) 85
Martin Gardner Color Thot spectator pushes out twenty-six cards from tabled spread
Inspired byRelated toVariationsAlso published here The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 4) 488
Brother John Hamman Suit Yourself even suits match
Inspired byVariations 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
Martin Gardner Color Thot
Inspired byAlso published here Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 81
Paul Curry The World Revisted some credit information and the classic routine
Paul Curry Presents 91
Michael Boden Deck Memorization OOTW with the performer dealing as a memory stunt, gilbreath
Also published here Card Cavalcade II 90
Paul Curry Best Of Possible Worlds
Paul Curry Presents 94
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
Francis Carlyle Out of this World Tips and Bits of Business
The Magic of Francis Carlyle 74
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
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 reference
Inspired by Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 10) 582
Edward Marlo Im Unterbewusstsein spectator deals two piles and in each separates the black and the red cards
Einfach Wunderbar - Wunderbar Einfach 69
Karl Fulves Even-Money Proposition No. 57, spectator is given pairs of red and black cards, he guesses all colors correctly
Also published here Self-Working Mental Magic 94
Karl Fulves A Red Queen Note note on routining
Related to Color Quik 14
Ray Grismer Clean-Up method for the clean-up after classic OOTW
The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 260) 1298
Eoin Taylor Out of Town intro for Out of this world
Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 10) 190
Stephen Tucker, David Britland Out of Our Minds
Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. Special #3) 20
John Scarne Out Of This World credit information, method by Scarne with part of deck
Related to Worknotes On Brainwave 109
Juan Tamariz Fuera de este Mundo No. 8
La Baraja Biselada 9
Reinhard Müller Out of My Mind
Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 33) 645
Martin Gardner The Color of Thought No. 20
Inspired by More Self-Working Card Tricks 28
Roy Walton Blind Choice No. 39, first publication, spectator and performer successfully guess colors of four-card packets that are handed out after one riffle shuffle
More Self-Working Card Tricks 50
Stephen Minch Blind Out of this World No. 7, with two spectators simultaneously and shuffled deck, one color punched, performer genuinely blindfolded, see also page 24
Eyeless in Gaza 17
Steve Draun Getting On With This World two-pile deal, seated or stand-up
Also published here At The Table 62
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
Ron Wilson Way Out of this World spectator shuffles, mistakes are predicted
The Uncanny Scot, Ron Wilson 25
Steve Draun Out of this World Revisited two piles
Also published here The Magic of Steve Draun 33
Peter Duffie Apartheid
Inspirations 15
Peter Duffie Worlds Apart one riffle shuffle, pairs laid out
Variations Inspirations 17
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
Wyman Jones, Paul Harris Galaxy only two piles, three methods
Related toAlso published here Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2 No. 9-12 Paul Harris: The Act) 52
Robert Gardner, Walt Lees Reader's Letters letters on "Out of this World"
Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 11) 1989
Juan Tamariz Short Version cards face down separated in four groups, suit of chosen card all in one pile
Sonata 185
Harry Lorayne Out Of This Galaxy one color approach
Related to Trend Setters 75
Edward Marlo Mirror Image spectator and performer have half the deck, performer deals exactly like spectator
That's It 31
Edward Marlo Are You Psychic color of top card guessed by spectator
Related to That's It 18
Gary Ouellet Netherworld
Close Up Illusions 307
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
Arturo de Ascanio Fuera de este Mundo
Also published here La Magia de Ascanio — Vol. 4 76
Steve Draun Worldly Things two piles
VariationsAlso 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
Karl Fulves World Power different handling of the final switch in four-packet deal
Rigmarole (Issue 3) 33
Karl Fulves, Jerry Mentzer Out of this World Variation (Even Money Proposition) spectator is given pairs of red and black cards, he guesses all colors correctly, with transposition finale by Mentzer
Inspired by Card File 78
Allan Ackerman Out of This World #2000 two piles
Las Vegas Kardma 156
Alex Elmsley It's a Small World ten card version
Related to The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 48
Alex Elmsley Halfway to Heaven not all cards
The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 51
Harlan Tarbell Doc Tarbell on Out of This World on the switch
Wednesday Nights 25
Victor Farelli Farelli on Leipzig ad reproduction, no method
Also published here
  • The Wizard, Vol. 1 No. 8
Rigmarole (Issue 7) 79
Roger Crosthwaite To Another World starts from shuffled deck
Roger's Thesaurus 163
Karl Fulves Even Money Extra
Inspired byRelated to Rigmarole (Issue 10) 116
Roger Crosthwaite The Immediate Center break, mention of "Out of this Escorial" (by Kevin Reay)
Roger's Thesaurus 151
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
Karl Fulves Guessing the Colors chapter intro
Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 114
Karl Fulves Out of This World No. 56, handling with glasses and cardboard dividers
Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 114
Karrell Fox 3 More Reasons To Perform "Out Of This World"
  • twenty-sixth card face-up
  • switch handling
  • Joker finish
Much Ado About Something 39
Reinhard Müller Pre-World discussing precursors of OOTW and color guessing, credit information
Related to Underworld (Issue 1) 4
John Scarne Guess Black OOTW handling with bottom deals, dated ca. 1930s, see also p. 26
Related to Underworld (Issue 1) 5
Karl Fulves, Reinhard Müller Pre-World more credit information on early Out of this World type effects
Related to The Fine Print (Issue 1) 2
Karl Fulves One Color Only comment on Out of this World in which only one color is guessed
Related to The Fine Print (Issue 1) 3
Steve Beam Choosing Sides spectator removes half the cards from the spread and separates reds and blacks
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 2 55
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 piles
Related toAlso published here The Art of Astonishment — Book 3 (Issue Magical Arts Journal) 253
R. Paul Wilson Australian Curry
Variations The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 61) 1177
Aldo Colombini, Dennis Conlon, Max Abrams Letters
Related to The Fine Print (Issue 4) 89
Nick Trost, Tom Hubbard The Ultimate Version Variation on "Red or Black - Which?"
Inspired by The Card Magic of Nick Trost 30
Karl Fulves Color By Number No. 12, spectator deals deck into four piles according to a dealing pattern that he made up of numbers written in red or black, all color separated
Command Colors 20
Karl Fulves The Noir Test five reds and five blacks, after separation blacks change into royal flush
Inspired by The Noir Test 2
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 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
Karl Fulves, Tony Bartolotta OOTW without Packet Switch comments
Latter Day Secrets (Issue 7) 276
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Paul Curry Tricks by Paul Curry (written by Stephen Minch)
with credit discussions
Latter Day Secrets (Issue 7) 274
Lewis Jones Rack and bled starts with shuffled deck, deck set up in preliminary phase, gambling presentation
Related toVariationsAlso published here Ahead of the Pack 162
Jack Avis Even further
Inspired by Ahead of the Pack 170
Jim Steinmeyer Into the next World two piles
Related to Artificial conclusions 12
Luke Jermay Out of T(his) World two versions, sleight of hand and suggestion
Building Blocks 129
Karl Fulves Worldly Wise Daley's Delight Switch for clean-up
Off The Books (Issue 8) 138
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 routine
Inspired 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 be
Related 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
Steve Beam The Ways of the World chapter intro, on Out of this World
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 75
Steve Beam All is the Right with World clean up for Out of this World
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 76
Steve Beam World Series Fan clean up for Out of this World
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 78
Steve Beam World Class Joker one card is removed and stapled to the body, turns out to be the Joker
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 82
Steve Beam World Piece
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 92
Steve Beam Worldly Processions
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 94
Boris Wild Out of this Deck performer removes card and spectator knows if they are red or black
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 86
Lewis Jones Rack and Bled second phase with updated handling from the routine in Ahead of the Pack
Related toAlso published here Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 90
Christoph Borer Out of this World
Der Stoff aus dem die Wunder sind 29
Tony Bartolotta Narrow Minded spectator shuffles deck and deals it in two piles, one in spectator's pocket and one in performer's pocket, both remove a card, piles exchanged and repeated, off-color matching cards, colors separated
Prolix (Issue 3) 165
Nick Trost, Karl Fulves Ultimate "Even Money" - Improved not all cards are dealt
Inspired by Subtle Card Creations — Volume 1 14
Axel Hecklau Out of this world - Xtrem
"Details" 37
Arturo de Ascanio Paul Curry's Out of this World
Also published here The Magic of Ascanio — More Studies of Card Magic 273
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 deck
Inspired 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
Karl Fulves Notes applications of Banker-Broker Move
  • wallet loading
  • Out Of This World Clean Up
  • coin steal
Prolix (Issue 10) 639
Michael Weber Red Black lots of shuffling by spectator throughout
VariationsAlso published here Red Black 2
Michael Weber Three Approaches variations on Red Black
Also published here Red Black 7
Michael Weber Notes
Red Black 11
Edward Marlo Subconscious brief
Quarterly (Issue 2 (Spring 2015)) 24
Michael Weber Notes
Red Black 2.0 12
Michael Weber Red Black lots of shuffling by spectator throughout
Also published here Red Black 2.0 2
Michael Weber Three Approaches variations on Red Black
Also published here Red Black 2.0 7
Michael Weber Remote Red Black spectator is called during performance and that spectator decides which cards are red or black, performer does not touch cards
  • The Dream
  • The Dream Realized
  • Performance Alternatives
Red Black 2.0 13
Michael Weber Written Division positions of cards predicted that will be red and black, alternative OOTW presentation
Red Black 2.0 16
Michael Weber Recorded Division voice recording that calls out red and black cards while spectator deals, alternative OOTW presentation
Red Black 2.0 16
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
Ryan Schlutz My Handling for Out of this World
False Anchors - Volume One 20
Frank Fogg Out Of This Spread Cards that spectator select will always be of opposite color from magician's selections
A New Angle 55
Michał Kociołek Out of This Solar System spectator shuffles the deck, deals it into two piles, shuffles again, the deck is separated into red and black cards
Inspired by Michał Kociołek Live! 6
Christoph Borer Out of this Tarot world with Tarot cards, backs
Mentale Notizen 236
Iñaki Zabaletta Red and Black Phenomena Fuera de Este Mundo, with glasses
¿Quién es Iñaki Zabaletta? 123
Benjamin Earl Out of Oil spectator shuffles and later deals deck into two piles, separating reds and blacks, faro (connection to Oil & Water not clear)
Related to The Shift #1 23
Helder Guimarães The Opposite "Proving a Theory"
two spectators choose ten cards each, on all red and one all black
Secret Language — Volume 1 168
Helder Guimarães One Mistake "It Will Happen"
one odd-backed card in deck, half the deck dealt into two piles, odd card is the only one the spectator places into wrong pile
Secret Language — Volume 1 274