Up The Ante by Martyn Smith

Review area devoted to Magic Downloads, DVDs, Videos and similar non printed formats.

Moderators: Mandrake, bananafish, Lady of Mystery, support, nickj

Best prices around! Aeternum Servare Secreta World-Of-Magic, Suppliers of quality Magic Worldwide Visit Magicbox for all the latest and best effects! A web site set up to sell my book, THE STRIPPER DECK, and future magical/mentalism titles. Playing Cards for Magicians

Re: Up The Ante by Martyn Smith

Postby MrCat » Thu Dec 04, 2014 6:13 pm

Ahh, I thought it said in the isntructions a quick overhand shuffle would be ok, maybe it was a different shuffle but I considered that a bit risky so I always make them riffle it which add's a bit of fun if they insist they can't so you teach them the principle :) and is indeed bullet proof!

User avatar
Preferred Member
Posts: 265
Joined: Sun Jan 26, 2014 11:15 pm
Location: Scotland, 'west coaster' (41:AH)

Re: Up The Ante by Martyn Smith

Postby Mandrake » Sat Dec 06, 2014 7:26 pm

I set the deck up a few days ago but tonight was the first time I could run through the routine 'on the quiet' to see what happens. For the first time in many, many moons I actually fooled myself with a sub vocalised 'How the....'!!!

OK, there's an explanation of how it works which I still can't get my aged head around but it doesn't matter one bit - as long as it works it can be powered by steam and invisible gnomes as far as I'm concerned!

Excellent routine Martyn and well worth the tenner out of my piggy bank, in fact the investment may be returned very soon as I may be asked to do a few things next month and there's a good chance that money will be offered in return - I shan't refuse! Thanks for the nudge Mr.C.

User avatar
Posts: 27063
Joined: Sun Apr 20, 2003 8:00 pm
Location: UK (70:AH)


Return to Reviews - Electronic media format

Sorcery Shop - Home of the ITR Web Design for Magicians MagicWorld Magic Shop for Magic Tricks UK's Online Magic Tricks and Jokes Shop offers kids and beginner magic tricks and jokes. Dude That's Cool Magic Best prices around! Manufacturer of modern & unique magic apparatus!

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 0 guests