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Past Present Future by Rick Lax (CARDS INCLUDED) The most powerful trick Rick has ever created. Each one hand-made means very short supply.
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"The most powerful trick I've ever created" -Rick Lax

"Killer routine" -Oz Pearlman

"People will believe this is something you can really do" -Justin Flom

"This is a beautiful effect. Evocative. Intimate. Clear. Powerful." -Chris Philpott

It's taken four years for Rick Lax's masterpiece to arrive, and it was well worth the wait. What started as a single hand-made prototype has become a full-blown reputation maker that could easily be the ONLY trick you do. It's more than a trick -- it could define your entire act. Its creates the kind of experience that transforms you from magician to mystic.

Sharing insights about your spectators' past, their present and finally their future, you weave together the story of their lives. A story that grows more and more powerful until finally you prove that no matter how random the universe seems, their fate and free-will are inseparable and intertwined.

All 3 cards are genuinely a free choice, which means a) the performance is different every time, b) because the cards do all the work, you can focus purely on performance, and c) the outcome truly is personal.

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Your purchase of Past Present Future includes: * Special Tarot Cards. Printed in Germany, then hand-crafted in Canada and finally assembled by Penguin here in the USA. * A Specialized Tarot Card Box, which contains a secret 'cheatsheet' that will allow you to give masterful readings, even if you've never done it before. * An hour of instruction from Rick Lax

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Verified buyer Pro Privacy ON (login to see reviewer names) on December 15th, 2015
Rick Lax is really giving Paul Harris a run for his money as the greatest living magic trick inventor. Over the past few years I've purchased a number of Rick's effects (at incredibly reasonable prices!) and have yet to be disappointed. The thing I love about Rick, and Paul Harris as well, is that they are less concerned about the method and more about the emotional connection with the spectator. It's powerful stuff.

Any knowledgeable magician should be able to figure out this trick's basic method by watching the trailer but it is worth the price for the wonderful subtleties that Rick has clearly spent a long time honing, let alone the beautiful Tarot Deck that comes with the purchase. He's thought of everything, from setup, to a clever "cheat sheet" for the Tarot read, to a very fast reset that can be done in front of the spectators. Just top notch.

The one caveat I would give, and this is no criticism of the effect, is that I would make sure to only use positive interpretations when doing the Tarot reading. I've preformed Paul Harris' "Dr. Fun", which is similar to this in that the reaction of the spectator can be surprisingly emotional and learned early on not to go "negative"-no dead relatives, pets, etc. Keep it all upbeat.

Just a great effect. Simple, easy, effective. Well done, Mr. Lax!
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Verified buyer Pro Privacy ON (login to see reviewer names) on January 7th, 2016
This is straightforward, not difficult, persuasive, and lots of fun. The cards are handsome and eye-catching. First rate overall!
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4.5 stars but it is AWESOME!!! Report this review
Verified buyer Pro Privacy ON (login to see reviewer names) on December 23rd, 2015
This is a great trick. Thanks u so much Rick!!! It is very easy to do and gets great reactions. The video instruction is also very helpful and detailed. The only reason I kind of took away half a star is because I am afraid that it may not last very long after the gimmick wears out. I hope penguin sells refill decks for this. I will definitely get them.
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Verified buyer Pro Privacy ON (login to see reviewer names) on December 17th, 2015
Great magic should connect with people and this trick does that in spades. If anyone wants a piece of magic with a unique captivating story line and makes a strong emotional connection this trick is for you. Bravo Mr. Lax, you have another winner!!!
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Verified buyer Pro Privacy ON (login to see reviewer names) on December 18th, 2015
I'm very glad with this effect. The Method is very clever and I like the fact that the three cards you put on the table can be inspected. Also the method can be used in any other deck for your own effects as it is easy to reproduce.

I do not have the cards yet, I just saw the video but I already try the method with a regular deck. I will try to review the product again when I get the cards.
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Verified buyer Pro Privacy ON (login to see reviewer names) on December 16th, 2015
Guys, this is amazing!
Totally new. You will be surprised. Rick, you really are a genius.
I love the simplicity and the beauty of the trick.
Remember: simplicity is the key.
No sleight of hands, no difficult moves.
I am waiting to receive the cards and start enjoying them!
Just buy it, this is something new and cool.
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Verified buyer Pro Privacy ON (login to see reviewer names) on December 28th, 2015
Well made, attractive, unique and clever, are just a few of the accolades which you can bestow upon "Past, Present and Future" by Rick Lax. If you don't mind carrying around an extra deck of cards to present something special, I would highly recommend this. Due to the nature of the presentation, it cannot be repeated for the same crowd but that shouldn't deter you from using this. The premise is different and engaging. The only thing I would recommend is to study another source of tarot card interpretations because the "revelations" that are provided don't exactly sync up with traditional interpretations, and should you come across someone who is familiar with them, they may call you out on your "reading".
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WOW!!! Report this review
Verified buyer Pro Privacy ON (login to see reviewer names) on December 15th, 2015
This is not just an amazing trick, it's also an absolutely diabolical reading tool!

Rick Lax is an AWESOME teacher! No stone is unturned in his instruction.
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This is a no brainer Report this review
Verified buyer Pro Privacy ON (login to see reviewer names) on December 16th, 2015
Obviously from the demo you can tell that this is a powerful trick to perform. This is a trick that can be so powerful when presented to certain people that they might actually believe you have special powers. This is powerful knowledge and should not be abused. If you use this trick to "prove" your psychic abilities and you genuinely try to convince people that you have real psychic powers, then you need to reconsider your life. All in all, this is a top notch, very powerful trick that needs to be presented with care.
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Verified buyer Pro Privacy ON (login to see reviewer names) on December 18th, 2015
Just bought this along with a few other goodies.. Must say great job all around Rick. I watched the demo and loved it right away. I do know how it is done and it is a work of art my man !! Tutorial covers everything head to toe and then some.. mades me want to go grab some oldies and revamp them ... keep up the good work Rick !! May your Christmas be Magical .
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