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In addition to pictorial reviews of playing cards and games, I also write detailed reviews of magic products. This list has links to all my magic reviews and articles, and will be updated as I add more. Scroll down the list to read a short synopsis about each item reviewed. To reach a wide audience, I cross-post each review on multiple websites, including The Magic Cafe, PlayingCardForum, UnitedCardists, and Amazon.

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CARD MAGIC

Videos
Card College 1 & 2 Personal Instruction (Roberto Giobbi)
Magic on Tap (Denis Behr)
Expert Card Magic: Lecture Notes Vol 1 & 2 (Sal Piacente)
Move Zero Vol 1 (John Bannon)
Move Zero Vol 2 (John Bannon)
Move Zero Vol 3 (John Bannon)
Move Zero Vol 4 (John Bannon)
Dealing With It Season 2 (John Bannon)
The Bullet Trilogy (John Bannon)
McMiracles With Cards (George McBride)
Ultimate Self Working Card Tricks Vol 4 (Big Blind Media)
Ultimate Self Working Card Tricks Ryan Matney Edition (Ryan Matney)
Sweet Simplicity (John Carey)
Effortless Effects (Ryan Schlutz)
Seven Card Magic Videos (Cameron Francis)
Clever Card Magic (Paul Hallas)
Million Dollar Card Secrets (Simon Lovell)
Super Subtle Card Miracles (Simon Lovell)
Royal Road to Card Magic (Rudy Hunter)
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks (Rudy Hunter)
Showoff With Cards (Ben Salinas)
Born to Perform Card Magic [updated 2013 edition] (Oz Pearlman)
Card Magic Essentials (Tomas Medina)

Digital Downloads
IG (Josh Janousky)
Force of Will (Dave Hooper)
Spell (Shin Lim)
SOS (Son of Stunner) (Paul Harris)
Dr. Fun (Paul Harris)
LVL$ (Paul Harris)
Naked Strange (Paul Harris)
Backlash 2 (Paul Harris & Bro Gilbert)
Think and Sync (John Carey)
Placebo (Mark Calabrese)
Wrong Turn (David Jonathan)
10x10 (R. Paul Wilson)
The Jaw Droppers Lecture (Harry Lorayne)
The HaLo Project: The Magic of Harry Lorayne (Vol. 1) (Rudy Tinoco)
The HaLo Project: The Magic of Harry Lorayne (Vol. 2) (Rudy Tinoco)

Digital Downloads (Vanishing Inc)
Favorites (Roberto Giobbi)
Impossible Three (Joshua Jay)
Waltzing Cheek to Cheek (Joshua Jay)
Aura (Andi Gladwin)
Four Ahead (Robert Ramirez)
Boxed Lunch (Robert Ramirez)
S.U.C.A. (Robert Ramirez)
The Queen Thing (Scott Robinson)
John Carey Collection 1 (John Carey)
John Carey Collection 2 (John Carey)
CAANDY (Chris Mayhew)
All Signs Point to Yes (Caleb Wiles)
Dave's Magical Mysteries Revealed (Dave Williamson)

Packet Trick Collections
Ultimate Card Trick Collection (Paul Hallas)
Fractalicious (John Bannon)
Bullet Party (John Bannon)
Carnival Trick Cards (Rudy Hunter)
Packet Killer (Simon Lovell)
Ultimate Gaff Kit (Magic Makers)
Ultimate Aces (Ben Salinas)
Super Gaff Deck (1st Magic Studio)

Packet Tricks
NFW (Gary Freed)
Buzz Kill (John Bannon)
Nothing But The Truth (Cameron Francis)
Mixed Perception (Cameron Francis)
Nitrate Backwards B'Wave (Cameron Francis)
The Tree of Knowledge (Paul Hallas)
Hare Raising Hats (Paul Hallas)
Chase The Ace aka Ultimate Three Card Monte
Game of Aces aka MacDonald’s Aces
Wild Card
Bunko Bet aka Color Monte
Million Dollar Monte aka Ultimate Three Card Monte
Color Aces aka Queens Out Of Control
B'Wave (Max Maven)
Twisted Sisters & Duplicity (John Bannon)
The Unknown Card & Bigfoot (Nick Trost)
The Web (Jim Pace)

Tricks & Gimmicks
CREDiTKA (Artifex)
Whiplash (Josh Janousky)
Flash Change (William Alexis Houcke)
Contact Colours (Aldo Colombini)

Trick Decks
You Chose Wisely ACAAN (Adrian Fowell)
The Mene Tekel Project (Liam Montier)
FROST (Mikey V)
Stolen Cards (Lennart Green)
Magic Printing Deck (Magic Makers) aka Mental Photography Deck
Magic Cartoon Deck (Magic Makers) aka Card Toon

Marked Decks
7 Top Marked Decks
7 More Top Marked Decks
Darkwave ESP Kit (Adam Cooper)
Lightwave ESP Kit (Adam Cooper)
DeLand's 100 Dollar Deck (Magic Makers)
Dapper Deck (Vanishing Inc)
Emperor Deck (Penguin Magic)
Glider Back Deck (Penguin Magic)
Murphy's Magic Signature NOC (Murphy's Magic)
Mechanic Deck (Mechanic Industries)
Roulette Playing Cards (Mechanic Industries)
Cadenza Deck (NKW Playing Cards)
Aquila Deck (Kardify Projects)
Vintage Series 1800 Deck (Ellusionist)

Custom Decks
Art of Play decks (Art of Play)
Art of Play decks (#2) (Art of Play)
Art of Play decks (#3) (Art of Play)
Murphy's Magic decks (Murphy's Magic)
Murphy's Magic decks (#2) (Murphy's Magic)
LPCC decks (Legends Playing Card Company)
LUXX decks (JP Playing Cards)
Reversed-back decks (Magic Makers)
Black Tiger deck (Ellusionist)
Other Custom Decks (More reviews by EndersGame)

Cardistry Decks
SS16 Virtuoso Deck (The Virts)
FW17 Virtuoso Deck (The Virts)
School of Cardistry Decks (The New Deck Order)
Isometric Decks (Kenneth Aidan Foo)
Hanson Chien Decks (Hanson Chien)
Memento Mori Decks (Chris Ramsay)
Starlight Decks (Collectable Playing Cards)
Cardistry Fanning Deck & Binary Deck (Bocopo)

Books
Introduction to Card Magic (Roberto Giobbi)
The Classic Collection (Harry Lorayne)
Jaw Droppers! Two (Harry Lorayne)
And Finally! (Harry Lorayne)
Back to the Launching Pad (Michael Breggar)
Dancing With the Cards (Michael Breggar)
Expert at the Cod Table (Michael Breggar)
Magic With Cards: 113 Easy-to-Perform Miracles (Frank Garcia & George Schindler)

GENERAL MAGIC

Videos
Digits of Deception (Alan Rorrison)
Do You Want To Learn Magic (Rob Stiff & Gerry Griffin)
Reel Magic Magazine (Kozmo Magic)

Digital Downloads
Retention (Tri Ryuzaki)
Cohesive (Kevin Li)
FIFTY 50 (Andrew Gerard)
At The Table with Steven Brundage (Murphy's Magic)
At The Table with Michael Ammar (Murphy's Magic)

Kits & More
Evolushin Magic Kit (Shin Lim)
Instant Magician Kit (Magic Makers)
A Myriad of Marvels from Magic Makers (Magic Makers)
More Devious Devices from Magic Makers (Magic Makers)
Ten Compelling Curiosities from Art of Play (Art of Play)

Individual Tricks
Timeless Deluxe (Liam Montier)
Optical Illusion Ring (Magic Makers)
Street Hot Rod (Magic Makers)
Great Domino Illusion (Magic Makers)
Magic Dice (Magic Makers)
Magic Knot (Magic Makers)
Magic Trick Box (Magic Makers)
Magic Pen Trick (Magic Makers)
Crazy Cube (Magic Makers)
Oddball

Books
Maximum Entertainment (Ken Weber)
Designing Miracles (Darwin Ortiz)
Wandcraft: Making and Using a Magic Wand (Judge Gary Brown)

ARTICLES

My Articles on Card Magic
How Well Do You Know Your Playing Cards?
How to Get Started in Card Magic
Recommended Resources for Beginners in Card Magic
Why You Should Try Self-Working Card Tricks
10 of the Best Self-Working Card Tricks in the World
10 More of the Best Self-Working Card Tricks in the World
Popular Self-Working Card Tricks for Complete Beginners
Why Children Should Try Card Magic
Marked Deck Basics

My Articles on General Magic
Golden Rules for Magic that Every Beginner Should Know
10 Important Tips for New Magicians: Do's and Don'ts
The Magician's Oath

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CARD MAGIC

Videos

Card College 1 & 2 Personal Instruction (Roberto Giobbi)
The best video course on fundamentals for beginners in card magic

Magic on Tap (Denis Behr)
Four amazing DVDs from one of the best card technicians in magic

Expert Card Magic: Lecture Notes Vol 1 & 2 (Sal Piacente)
Superb magic that creates the illusion of impossible skill with cards

Move Zero Vol 1 (John Bannon)
Self-working tricks made truly magical with the genius of John Bannon

Move Zero Vol 2 (John Bannon)
A second volume of John Bannon's self-working genius

Move Zero Vol 3 (John Bannon)
The third volume of John Bannon's great self-working card magic

Move Zero Vol 4 (John Bannon)
The final installment of the four DVD set of self-working card tricks

Dealing With It Season 2 (John Bannon)
More outstanding magic from the genius of John Bannon

The Bullet Trilogy (John Bannon)
An overview of John Bannon's fantastic "Bullet" trilogy of videos

McMiracles With Cards (George McBride)
A skilled Scottish card handler shares some of his best work

Ultimate Self Working Card Tricks Vol 4 (Big Blind Media)
The latest installment in the best DVD series on self-working card tricks

Ultimate Self Working Card Tricks Ryan Matney Edition (Ryan Matney)
Ryan Matney joins Big Blind Media's popular video series on self-working card magic

Sweet Simplicity (John Carey)
Streamlined, straight-forward, and strong magic from John Carey

Effortless Effects (Ryan Schlutz)
Getting acquainted with the simple but strong card magic of Ryan Schlutz

Seven Card Magic Videos (Cameron Francis)
An introduction to the card magic and videos of Cameron Francis

Clever Card Magic (Paul Hallas)
11 Fun Card Tricks From a Professional Entertainer

Million Dollar Card Secrets (Simon Lovell)
Over an hour and more than 30 card tricks with Simon Lovell

Super Subtle Card Miracles (Simon Lovell)
Four hours of great card tricks from Frank Garcia's book

Royal Road to Card Magic (Rudy Hunter)
A video companion for the classic book, and the ideal course for learning all the fundamentals of card magic

Encyclopedia of Card Tricks (Rudy Hunter)
A video companion for selected effects from Jean Hugard's classic Encyclopedia of Card Tricks

Showoff With Cards (Ben Salinas)
Video teaching for over 60 card flourishes and moves

Born to Perform Card Magic [updated 2013 edition] (Oz Pearlman)
An expanded and updated version of a classic introduction to card magic

Card Magic Essentials (Tomas Medina)
Good for reviewing but not for learning card magic fundamentals
 
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Digital Downloads

IG (Josh Janousky)
Combining card magic with Instagram

Force of Will (Dave Hooper)
A take on the Classic Force in the hands of a master

Spell (Shin Lim)
An impossible impromptu spelling effect from the Mozart of Magic

SOS (Son of Stunner) (Paul Harris)
An ingenious prediction and Triumph routine with a color changing deck twist and no gimmicks!

Dr. Fun (Paul Harris)
An amazing prediction of a spectator's happy memory

LVL$ (Paul Harris)
A surprising twist enhances a proven `Cards Across' classic

Naked Strange (Paul Harris)
An ungimmicked version of David Blaine's popular Strange Travellers `card across' routine

Backlash 2 (Paul Harris & Bro Gilbert)
How can a card-to-pocket routine so easy to perform be so powerful?

Think and Sync (John Carey)
Revealing a card that is merely thought of - and almost self-working!

Placebo (Mark Calabrese)
A spectator blindly reverses in the deck any named card

Wrong Turn (David Jonathan)
The ACAAN plot - but with a novel twist!

10x10 (R. Paul Wilson)
A quick introductory course in card magic that includes 13 good tricks - and now available free

The Jaw Droppers Lecture (Harry Lorayne)
A rare opportunity to see a 90 year old living legend perform and teach card magic!

The HaLo Project: The Magic of Harry Lorayne (Vol. 1) (Rudy Tinoco)
The first of a series of videos teaching hidden gems of Harry Lorayne's card magic

The HaLo Project: The Magic of Harry Lorayne (Vol. 2) (Rudy Tinoco)
More hidden gems from Harry Lorayne's card magic
 
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Digital Downloads (Vanishing Inc Exclusives)

Favorites (Roberto Giobbi)
One of card magic's best scholars teaches routines from three greats

Impossible Three (Joshua Jay)
Amazing impromptu effect with a borrowed and shuffled deck

Waltzing Cheek to Cheek (Joshua Jay)
A practical and powerful card fusion effect

Aura (Andi Gladwin)
An ingenious routine ending with a spectator drawing their own card from a shuffled deck

Four Ahead (Robert Ramirez)
A speedy and surprising asymmetrical transposition

Boxed Lunch (Robert Ramirez)
An entertaining and impossible three-phase sandwich routine

S.U.C.A. (Robert Ramirez)
A flashy impromptu Ace-cutting routine presented as a demonstration of skill with cards

The Queen Thing (Scott Robinson)
A wonderful asymmetrical transposition

John Carey Collection 1 (John Carey)
Compelling magic without the complex moves: three strong routines refined by John Carey

John Carey Collection 2 (John Carey)
Compelling magic without the complex moves: three more strong routines refined by John Carey

CAANDY (Chris Mayhew)
A creative, clever, and uncomplicated Any Card At Any Number

All Signs Point to Yes (Caleb Wiles)
A fun visual effect with a Magic 8-Ball plot

Dave's Magical Mysteries Revealed (Dave Williamson)
Half a dozen entertaining tricks from one of the world's funniest magicians
 
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Packet Trick Collections

Ultimate Card Trick Collection (Paul Hallas)
The ultimate collection from an expert on packet tricks

Fractalicious (John Bannon)
The John Bannon approach to packet tricks

Bullet Party (John Bannon)
Fractal magic from the Bullet series

Carnival Trick Cards (Rudy Hunter)
A complete deck of gaffs for 10 different and fun packet tricks

Packet Killer (Simon Lovell)
Comes with the excellent Blue Gaff Deck and a great instructional video!

Ultimate Gaff Kit (Magic Makers)
Amazing deck of gaffs, not so amazing video

Ultimate Aces (Ben Salinas)
Seven high impact Ace routines

Super Gaff Deck (1st Magic Studio)
A diverse collection of 56 useful gaff cards
 
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Packet Tricks

NFW (Gary Freed)
A classic packet trick that is still as good as ever

Buzz Kill (John Bannon)
A light-hearted trick with novelty artwork

Three Cameron Francis Packet Tricks (Cameron Francis)
Three great tricks: Nothing But The Truth, Mixed Perception, and Nitrate Backwards B'Wave

The Tree of Knowledge (Paul Hallas)
Another novelty packet trick from Paul Hallas

Hare Raising Hats (Paul Hallas)
A re-release of a fun Paul Hallas packet trick - now in parlor size

Chase The Ace (Rob Stiff) aka Ultimate Three Card Monte
One of the ultimate three card illusions

Game of Aces (Rob Stiff) aka MacDonald’s Aces
Rob Stiff's take on the classic MacDonald’s Aces

Wild Card (Rob Stiff)
A classic and popular packet card trick

Bunko Bet (Rudy Hunter) aka Color Monte
Arguably the #1 packet card trick of all time

Million Dollar Monte (Magic Makers) aka Ultimate Three Card Monte
Another take on the popular Three Card Monte

Color Aces (Magic Makers) aka Queens Out Of Control
A top packet trick with a surprising twist

B'Wave (Max Maven)
One of the most popular packet effects ever

Twisted Sisters & Duplicity (John Bannon)
Two of the most popular ever packet tricks

The Unknown Card & Bigfoot (Nick Trost)
Two easy and very fun packet tricks from the ingenious Nick Trost

The Web (Jim Pace)
The world's scariest card trick
 
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Tricks & Gimmicks

CREDiTKA (Artifex)
An impossible card trick miracle with a credit card

Whiplash (Josh Janousky)
A MacGyver among card gimmicks

Flash Change (William Alexis Houcke)
A novel flashlight card trick

Contact Colours (Aldo Colombini)
One of Aldo's best self-working tricks (mini-review)
 
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Trick Decks

You Chose Wisely ACAAN (Adrian Fowell)
The holy grail of card magic just became easier

The Mene Tekel Project (Liam Montier)
Showing some love to an overlooked classic gaff deck

FROST (Mikey V)
All the cards turn blank on both sides ... except your spectator's selection!

Stolen Cards (Lennart Green)
Brilliant story and self-working routine with terrific cards

Magic Printing Deck (Magic Makers) aka Mental Photography Deck
Print an entire deck from blank cards

Magic Cartoon Deck (Magic Makers) aka Card Toon
The Magic Makers version of the classic animated Card Toon deck
 
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Marked Decks

7 Top Marked Decks
An introduction to marked decks, and an overview of seven reader decks.

7 More Top Marked Decks
More marked decks, this time featuring decks with coded systems.

Darkwave ESP Kit (Adam Cooper)
A very powerful box of tools but unfortunately very dark

Lightwave ESP Kit (Adam Cooper)
A welcome update of a clever deck of marked ESP cards

DeLand's 100 Dollar Deck (Magic Makers)
An ultimate trick deck that is a timeless classic

Dapper Deck (Vanishing Inc)
Dapper decks of playing cards for discerning magic men

Emperor Deck (Penguin Magic)
Penguin's signature deck with a coded marking system

Glider Back Deck (Penguin Magic)
Inspired by origami and paper planes

Murphy's Magic Signature NOC (Murphy's Magic)
The magical minimalism of the NOC deck gets the Murphy's touch

Mechanic Deck (Mechanic Industries)
A Ferrari among playing cards with the magical cogs of Mechanic Industries

Roulette Playing Cards (Mechanic Industries)
A deck with flip-board animation and a whole bag of tricks

Cadenza Deck (NKW Playing Cards)
Classic beauty and sophistication with built-in secrets

Aquila Deck (Kardify Projects)
A Balinese inspired design with a hidden secret for magicians

Vintage Series 1800 Deck (Ellusionist)
Hilarious reviews about a "defective" deck
 
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Custom Decks

Art of Play decks (Art of Play)
The beautiful playing cards from Dan & Dave Buck's Art of Play brand

Art of Play decks (#2) (Art of Play)
Artistic collaborations with other designers and brands

Art of Play decks (#3) (Art of Play)
More of the spectacular decks produced under the Art of Play label

Murphy's Magic decks (Murphy's Magic)
In-house custom decks and more produced by wholesaler Murphy's Magic

Murphy's Magic decks (#2) (Murphy's Magic)
Second editions, sequels, series, and playing card surprises

LPCC decks (Legends Playing Card Company)
Legendary quality cards from a legendary playing card company

LUXX decks (JP Playing Cards)
The glittering gold-edged decks of the LUXX series from Paul Middleton

Reversed-back decks (Magic Makers)
Colourful and black specialty decks with magical extras from Magic Makers

Black Tiger deck (Ellusionist)
Seeing the world in reverse with Ellusionist's amazing Black Tiger

Other Custom Decks (More playing card reviews by EndersGame)
Detailed pictorial reviews of more than a hundred different decks of custom playing card decks
 
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Cardistry Decks

SS16 Virtuoso Deck (The Virts)
The world's first ever cards created just for cardistry

FW17 Virtuoso Deck (The Virts)
The latest cardistry-optimized Virtuoso deck from the world famous Virts

School of Cardistry Decks (The New Deck Order)
Setting a new standard of non-standard playing cards for a new art form

Isometric Decks (Kenneth Aidan Foo)
Combining artistry with isometric geometry

Hanson Chien Decks (Hanson Chien)
The sheer visual beauty of playing cards from Hanson Chien Production Co

Memento Mori Decks (Chris Ramsay)
A card flourisher's dream with visual beauty and colorful artwork by Adrian Valenzuela

Starlight Decks (Collectable Playing Cards) aka Stargazer series (Bicycle)
Astronomy-themed decks with vibrant colours on the backdrop of a inky black night sky

Cardistry Fanning Deck & Binary Deck (Bocopo)
Two colourful decks optimized for cardistry from Bocopo Playing Cards
 
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Books

Introduction to Card Magic (Roberto Giobbi)
A superb free resource teaching the fundamentals of card handling

The Classic Collection (Harry Lorayne)
The definitive collection of card magic from the legendary Harry Lorayne

Jaw Droppers! Two (Harry Lorayne)
Over seventy great card tricks from living legend Harry Lorayne!

And Finally! (Harry Lorayne)
The recently released and one of the final books from one of the best writers on card magic

Back to the Launching Pad (Michael Breggar)
Excellent presentation ideas for some terrific self-working magic

Dancing With the Cards (Michael Breggar)
More excellent presentation ideas for self-working card magic

Expert at the Cod Table (Michael Breggar)
Another fine collection of highly entertaining sleight-light magic from the mad-cap Michael Breggar

Magic With Cards: 113 Easy-to-Perform Miracles (Frank Garcia & George Schindler)
Perfect first book for card trick beginners
 
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GENERAL MAGIC

Videos

Digits of Deception (Alan Rorrison)
Easy-to-make gimmicks for performing miracles with cards and household objects

Do You Want To Learn Magic (Rob Stiff & Gerry Griffin)
Ideal starting point for beginners

Reel Magic Magazine (Kozmo Magic)
Easily the best deal in magic today
 
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Digital Downloads

Retention (Tri Ryuzaki)
A quick and super clean coin retention for coin workers

Cohesive (Kevin Li)
Using magic with sticks of chewing gum to connect with people

FIFTY 50 (Andrew Gerard)
With $100 on the line, you correctly predict which hand your spectator will grab it with

At The Table with Steven Brundage (Murphy's Magic)
Amazing Rubik's Cube magic

At The Table with Michael Ammar (Murphy's Magic)
Two hours learning from one of the modern greats of magic
 
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Kits & More

Evolushin Magic Kit (Shin Lim)
An epic magic kit for beginners with personal instruction from Shin Lim

Instant Magician Kit (Magic Makers)
A good value three-in-one package for beginning a journey into magic

A Myriad of Marvels from Magic Makers (Magic Makers)
Around a dozen different tricks and more from Magic Makers

More Devious Devices from Magic Makers (Magic Makers)
Another dozen different magic products from Magic Makers

Ten Compelling Curiosities from Art of Play (Art of Play)
Puzzles, amusements, and games curated by Dan and Dave Buck
 
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Individual Tricks

Timeless Deluxe (Liam Montier)
A mentalist miracle with a high quality watch

Optical Illusion Ring (Magic Makers)
A convincing and easy illusion you can use to get attention and interest in your magic

Street Hot Rod (Magic Makers)
An over-sized and light-weight metal version of a classic trick!

Great Domino Illusion (Magic Makers)
A large-size stage illusion with some unexpected twists

Magic Dice (Magic Makers)
Creating the illusion of two dice tiles switching places

Magic Knot (Magic Makers)
An instantly disappearing knot made famous by the Slydini Silks

Magic Trick Box (Magic Makers)
An easy way to make objects vanish and reappear

Magic Pen Trick (Magic Makers)
Penetrate a bill, and leave no hole!

Crazy Cube (Magic Makers)
Crazy simple - once you know the secret!

Oddball
A penetrating string trick that's simpler and more fun than you'd think (mini-review)
 
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Books

Maximum Entertainment (Ken Weber)
An essential book about getting maximum entertainment from every aspect of magic

Designing Miracles (Darwin Ortiz)
The sequel to Strong Magic - essential magic theory about creating impossible effects

Wandcraft: Making and Using a Magic Wand (Judge Gary Brown)
An excellent primer on making and using wands, covering the hows and the whys
 
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ARTICLES

My Articles on Card Magic

How Well Do You Know Your Playing Cards?
An introduction to inattentional blindness, and its application to misdirection in magic.

How to Get Started in Card Magic
Some reasons for learning card magic, and suggested first steps for how to go about learning some basic card tricks.

Recommended Resources for Beginners in Card Magic
A list of the top books and videos recommended for anyone wanting to learn card magic.

Why You Should Try Self-Working Card Tricks
An introduction to self-working card magic and recommended resources for learning it.

10 of the Best Self-Working Card Tricks in the World
A list of what are arguably the ten greatest self-working card tricks of all time.

10 More of the Best Self-Working Card Tricks in the World
A follow-up article with another ten of the very best self-working card tricks you will ever see.

Popular Self-Working Card Tricks for Complete Beginners
Ten simple card tricks that are perfect for beginners to start off with.

Why Children Should Try Card Magic
Sixteen great reasons to encourage kids to try learning some card magic.

Marked Deck Basics
An introduction to what marked decks are about.
 
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My Articles on General Magic

Golden Rules for Magic that Every Beginner Should Know
If you're going to perform magic, here are some basic `rules' you should know.

10 Important Tips for New Magicians: Do's and Don'ts
Anybody starting out in the world of magic will really benefit from these ten important tips.

The Magician's Oath
An introduction to the magician's code and what it means for us today in an internet age.
 
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