We stock a wide range of Bicycle Forcing Decks (Force Decks) in both regular poker Big Box Jumbo Card sizes in our online magic shop. Our Force decks are available in a wide range of playing card designs including the standard Bicycle 808 Rider Back (bike cards), Mandolin Back, Pro Brand, Ellusionist, David Blaine & other card designs. All are in stock in our warehouse in Lincolnshire waiting to be shipped out to you. We also manufacture our own range of standard & unusual forcing decks. You can even choose the force card for your standard 1 way forcing deck!
Force decks are suitable for use by magicians of all abilities from beginners to the seasoned pro magician. The exception are the Tossed Out Deck tricks which are only suitable for use in larger venues with a seated audience.
Free post is available subject to a low minimum spend or you can pick your order up from our Lincoln (East Midlands, UK) warehouse by appointment.
There are a wide variety of uses for forcing decks ranging from the obvious basic card magic through to compound forcing decks used in mentalism routines( eg the tossed out deck).
The most common forcing decks are:
1 Way Forcing Deck - all 52 cards are identical
2 Way Forcing Deck - 2 different cards repeated 26 times each
Svengali Deck - 26 different cards & 26 identical cards cut shorter than the others
Jumbo (Big Box) Size Forcing Decks - Great for stage use
Other forcing decks include:
Half One way Half Regular - 26 identical cards, 26 random cards (all different)
3 Way Forcing Deck - 3 different cards repeated throughout the deck (17 cards,17 cards,18 cards)
5 Way Forcing Deck - 5 different cards repeated throughout the deck
Mirage Deck - A Svengali Deck that can be shuffled & fanned
Pop Eyed Popper - 26 different cards, 26 identical cards roughed.
The Bicycle Secret Weapon Deck has a very strange history behind it (explanation card included) and consists entirely of Ace of Spades cards. Although it was not intended for use by magicians it is a forcing deck...