"B.C. Shuffle" by Jeremy Griffith
Jeremy Griffith (AKA Lost_Angeles) is a well respected card mechanic in Orange County, CA. Most known for his incredible card handling abilities, Jeremy has devised a very clever method for controlling not only a card or cards in the deck, but the entire stock using one of the most recognizable shuffles in the world. Today we are going to take a quick look at the "B.C. Shuffle" by Jeremy Griffith.
What is the "B.C. Shuffle?"
The "Bread Crumbs Shuffle" is a clever method that takes advantage of some basic techniques that you probably already know. These simple techniques have been routined together to form a very deceptive shuffle. The shuffle can be used to control a single card, multiple cards, top/bottom stock, or the ENTIRE stock depending on your needs. The best part? It looks like a simple shuffle and extremely fair cutting sequence.
On to the REVIEW!
There are a few different types of criteria I always look for when it comes to judging a magic product.
-Is the product well made? YES! This video was produced by a company called "Lost Arts Magic." What you will receive is a download with over 1 hour of instruction including; technique, theory, and history on the moves involved. The video is shot in high quality HD video and sound. The instruction is well taught and extremely easy to follow!
-Is it practical? YES! The effect is constructed in such a way that you will have full control over the deck in any situation. The effect is able to be performed at a table or in the hands. It can be done completely surrounded and in any type of environment. It is also not extremely difficult to do with just a bit of practice!
-Are there multiple applications? YES! Jeremy teaches several different ways to use this technique to control the deck. In addition to this, he goes into some of the nuances and philosophy behind each move used so you can add them to moves you already know! Jeremy will teach multiple variants on the move as well as in depth instruction on how and when to use each!
-Is it cost effective? YES! The effect is available for $9 on the "Lost Arts" official site! Well worth it to learn some excellent ideas and an awesome control that you will use forever!
VERDICT! Do I recommend "B.C. Shuffle?"
Yes I do! Overall it is an amazing piece created by one of the best card mechanics that I know! You will not be disappointed with this awesome effect. The best part? Use these ideas and add them to your own moves that you already use on a daily basis! Please feel free to subscribe to the video above to see more magic product reviews. Let us know what YOU think of the "B.C. Shuffle" by Jeremy Griffith!