Mixed Perception by Cameron Francis and Big Blind Media is a superb packet trick that starts off with a full deck — so it does not feel like a packet trick. Francis has a fountain inside his head that produces card tricks and routines and this one kicks butt! With your purchase you get 6… Continue Reading Mixed Perception by Cameron Francis and Big Blind Media
John Carey and Big Blind Media’s Impossible Location Card Tricks is a collection of 10 tricks presented and taught by John Carey. Three of the tricks are Carey’s and the remainder belong to other, including giants such as Larry Jennings, Nick Trost, Dai Vernon and others. The project title refers to “Impossible Locations” which is… Continue Reading Impossible Location Card Tricks with John Carey
John Bannon’s Dealing With It Season 1 is a Big Blind Media production that teaches 6 of Bannon’s tricks that were published in a Genii Magazine in 2017. And, of course, the star is John Bannon. Another KILLER from Bannon and BBM! This project closely follows the four volume release of Move Zero, which consists… Continue Reading John Bannon’s Dealing With It Season 1 Presented by Big Blind Media
Son of a Stunner (S.O.S.) is a fantastic download offered by Murphy’s Magic as part of the “The Vault” series and it only costs $9.95. S.O.S. is seven and a half minutes long and is performed and taught by Paul Harris and it is a real beauty. The spectators see you write something down on… Continue Reading S.O.S. by Paul Harris – The Vault Series by Murphy’s Magic
Meditations by James Went and Big Blind Media is a truly awesome double DVD project. Each disc is generally organized in the same fashion. First, Went performs the tricks in studio and then explains how to them. Second, he teaches several “techniques” which range from various peeks, passes, controls and other assorted moves. Finally, Went… Continue Reading Meditations by James Went and Big Blind Media
Indigo by Beautiful Mind Magic is a quadruple card prediction with 3 different spectators. At the beginning of the routine, the magician places a prediction card on the table with the words “Partner”, “Magician”, “Lady” and “Gentleman” on it and explains that he is the Magician. He chooses one of the spectators to be his… Continue Reading Indigo by Beautiful Mind Magic
A Charming Chinese Challenge by Troy Hooser is one of the best close-up sleight of hand routines around. This is not new, but it is a revamped version with a new instructional video taught by Troy Hooser and new top quality Chinese coins. Years ago, I purchased this trick from Vanishing Inc. after watching Joshua… Continue Reading The Charming Chinese Challenge by Troy Hooser and Vanishing Inc.
Intro to Sponge Balls is Michael Dardant’s DVD project that teaches beginners how to handle sponge balls during several basic routines. The DVD costs $19.95 and is an hour and five minutes long. During the course of this DVD Magic Mike teaches the viewer a few sleights and moves, but this does not cover enough… Continue Reading Intro to Sponge Balls by Michael Dardant
Tokyo Magic Carnival Volume 3 of the “Secret” series features five tricks and techniques by Shimpei Katsuragawa. The card handling skills demonstrated and taught in the Tokyo Magic Carnival are hypnotic and with enough practice you will be performing impossible tabled card magic. The $34.95 price tag gets you a single DVD that runs an… Continue Reading Tokyo Magic Carnival Volume 3
Real Ace Cutting by Benjamin Earl and Vanishing Inc. is a standout project in a market that is flooded with new material on a monthly basis. This DVD gets the highest rating and joins its sister project, Real Coin Magic on my “to watch over and over” list. There is a reason that Earl has… Continue Reading Real Ace Cutting by Benjamin Earl and Vanishing Inc.