36 entries in Cards / Principles / Elimination Procedures / Tantalizer Deal
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Stewart Judah The Spectator's Choice Tantalizer deal with thirty-two cards, two selections by both spectator and performer, spectator choses which one remain after dealing procedure, see page 172 for correctionRelated toVariationsAlso published here The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 17) 92
Victor Farelli Loo Lung or The Chinese Coin Magician locates two cards by a lot of dealing and equivoque to eliminate piles, with a bit of gambling theme (Euchre and Loo Lung) Lend Me Your Pack 44
Stewart Judah Spectator's Choice Tantalizer deal with thirty-two cards, two selections by both spectator and performer, spectator choses which one remain after dealing procedureRelated toAlso published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 176
R. M. Jamison Elimination two card found via multiple dealing procedure, "Thirty Card Elimination", reprinted from Sphinx, May 1935Related to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 334
L. Vosburgh Lyons Last Chance Related toAlso published here The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 54) 387
Herb Runge A Thought Ahead TantalizerRelated to The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 102) 618
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Heaps as Rusduck, spectator finds his own card, a lot of dealing, TantalizerVariations The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 98) 397
John Hamilton Heaps again spectator finds his own card, with just eight cards, sort of TantalizerInspired byVariations The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 140) 562
Unknown The Tantalizer twenty-second position and packet dealingRelated toVariations The Royal Road to Card Magic 112
Milton Kort Gambling Expose long routine, including memory, poker face, false dealing demo, stacking demo, in the end cards vanish under a handkerchief except four acesRelated to The Cardiste (Issue 8) 3
Allan Ackerman The Programmed Deck always dealing into two piles and eliminating one pile, last card is named selection, Named TantalizerRelated toVariations Magic Mafia Effects 36
John Hamilton Down & Out Tantalizer type routine with cut-off packet, card predicted and one of same value is on top of discard pile, see also p. 373Inspired byRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 10) 354
Robert E. Neale More Lies thought card revealed with eight-card-packet as computerRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 4th Folio) 384
L. Vosburgh Lyons Last Chance TantalizerAlso published here The Living End 138
Edward G. Brown The Card Chosen by Elimination The Card Magic of Edward G. Brown 190
Stewart Judah Elimination Discovery Some weird dealing trick to locate two cards mixed into six piles of five cards Magic With Faucett Ross 218
Karl Fulves The Message Deck message in deck on piece of paper, dealing procedure to locate card, tantalizer type but one pile always dealt face-upRelated to Easy-to-Do Card Tricks for Children 24
Karl Fulves Sub Text dealing procedure with cut-off part of envelope resulting in a card transposing with a card inside envelope part à la sub trunk, posed as problem, Tantalizer Crooked Tales 70
Marty Kane Magician Acquisition with Judah's elimination DealInspired by The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 58) 1115
Marty Kane Pound Rebound story trick with Judah Elimination Trick, last card fits storyInspired by The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 64) 1261
Marty Kane Spectator's Simplex Lie Speller using the Judah Elimination DealInspired by The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 68) 1416
Simon Aronson Divide and Conquer Cards get dealt through, eliminating half the deck each time until two selections remainInspired by
  • "One in Fifty-Two Bet" (Lennart Green, Green Magic vol. 3, DVD, 2000)
Try the Impossible 20
Simon Aronson Controlling the Aces Way to maintain control over four Aces during Divide and Conquer, can be used for Mark-a-Place AcesInspired byRelated to Try the Impossible 24
Darwin Ortiz Maximum Risk catch 22, memorized deckInspired by
  • "One in Fifty-Two Bet" (Lennart Green, Green Magic Vol. 3, video)
Scams & Fantasies with Cards 80
Jason England Maximum Risk - Impromptu Version catch 22Inspired byRelated to Scams & Fantasies with Cards 84
Marty Kane Halve Your Way deck is split in two groups and always one half eliminated, selection remains, several versionsInspired byVariations Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 67
Denis Behr "The Tantalizer" to Stack using "The Tantalizer" in conjunction with a stack, see also page 47:
- Way into "The Tantalizer"
Related toVariations Handcrafted Card Magic 43
Lewis Jones, Marty Kane Long Division after elimination process by spectator card is locatedInspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 143
Ramón Riobóo Creating a Rift Tantalizer-type elimination deal with a third of the deck, mate of prediction is final card Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 243
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
Harry Lorayne What Are The Odds? (A Tantalizer Treatise) with full deck or half deck, Aces or Royal Flush on dealt packets as kicker, faroInspired by Special Effects 4
Darwin Ortiz Calculated Risk Tantalizer with named cardInspired by Lessons in Card Mastery 179
Jason England Risky Business Inspired byRelated to Texas on a Saturday Night 14
Michael Lam 草泥马机率 (WTF Possibility) Tantalizer with deck in new deck order as finaleInspired by 实战魔术 Real Magic 21
Bob Farmer Tarodiction Tantalizer shuffled deck ends up in new deck order after some face-down dealing during a card locationRelated to The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #8) 1
Allan Ackerman The Thought Algorithm "a.k.a. The Programmed Deck"
named tantalizer (or card written down), with written instructions for the spectator to follow, card positioned during Joker removal, credit information
Inspired by Card Theater 34