Easy card force sleights that when mastered will allow
you to perform lots of amazing magic and card tricks
To force a card" is to ask the spectator to choose any card and make them pick the card you want them to pick, while leaving them thinking that they had a completely free choice.
This way, you can create your own tricks. Just before
performing, select a card to force. Then, force that card, and let the spectator
shuffle the deck. Ask them to cut the deck in half and keep on doing things that
will make your audience think that is impossible for you to tell which card was
chosen. After a while you can reveal their card and accept the applause.
Riffle Force :This is an easy to do method of
forcing a card. You can learn this sleight of hand quickly and it looks very
convincing. the secret is explained in this magic video tutorial.
Please note that the
card to be forced has been turned face up in the photos to make explanation
easier. This card would be face down during the actual performance.
1. To do this force, select the card to force and
place it on top of the face down deck. Tell your audience that you will
extract six cards at random. Extract the top card and five more cards.
You must always remember which one is your peeked card.
2. Now, display the six cards in two rows of three
cards each. For this example, the selected card will be the third one of
the top row.
3. Ask the spectator to select a row.
If the spectator selects the top row, say -"OK, we'll keep this one...".
If the spectator selects the bottom one, say -"OK, we'll take this one
out". The idea is to keep the row with our peeked card.
4. Now, ask the spectator to select
any two cards. There are three possibilities. If the spectator selects
the first row, say - "let me remove these two cards and you take the
remaining one". If the spectator selects the last two, remove the first
one, leaving the second and the third, and repeat the process. If he
selects the first and the last, remove the second one and repeat the
1. This force, looks even better,
because you actually ask the spectator to tell you to stop any place on
the deck and THEY select the card at the stop point. Start by cutting the
deck and placing the card to be forced at the top of the bottom portion
of the deck.
2. Now, you'll be doing a very useful
move namedthe little finger break. This move
consists in leaving your little finger over the peeked card, so you can
easily cut to it.
3. Now, riffle the deck and ask your
spectator to tell you to stop in any place.
4. When the spectator calls stop,
you'll stop at thebreak.(requires