Squished is the newest release from close up magician and creator Ben Williams.
How would you like to be able to borrow a penny and inches from their faces squash and stretch the coin into an impossible magical souvenir?
Everybody has seen the machines where you insert a penny and then pay your fifty pence or quarter and then crank an arm around which forces the penny though a stamp that 'squishes' the penny with some sort of image, maybe the logo of the particular theme park or public attraction you are visiting at the time of coming across said machine.
Well now, with Squished you can perform this process for your spectators without the need to carry around your giant heavy squishing machine!
Master magician Ben Williams (creator of the critically acclaimed effects 'Labelled' and 'OCL') brings you his latest killer coin effect. Ben teaches you in detail everything you need to know to start amazing people. You get his detailed routines and handlings but best of all Ben has taken away all the hard work and complex sleights by including a cunning gimmick that does all the hard work for you.
- NO THREADS AND SHELLS
- NO TRICKY ANGLES
- NO COMPLEX SLEIGHT OF HAND
- NO BANDS, MIRRORS HIDDEN ASSISTANTS OR TRAPDOORS!
With Squished you receive a detailed guide packed with photos illustrating different routines and ways of squishing pennies in performance. The guide also teaches a several super simple card forces anyone can do.
In addition to the guide and your double sided squished penny you receive 3 more special squished pennies each with a different card image imprinted on them. These three different card values allow you to perform a card reveal with the squished penny.
Squished is fun and easy to perform and is enjoyable for the spectators, what more could you want!
QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
Is it easy to perform?
Yes, there are different ways to perform squished that are all taught in detail ranging from the sleight free handling to intermediate advanced handlings. We include a fully illustrated guide to take you from beginner right through to expert, nothing is left out.
Is the effect repeatable?
Yes. The Squished set contains several different coins so you can repeat the effect for the same spectator, should you wish. Squished can be set up in moments, and your ready to go. Carry it with you everywhere!
Is it suitable for restaurant/table magic?
It's perfect for that setting! The effect can be performed in your hands and need no table space whatsoever!
Can it be performed in the spectators hands?
Yes! One of the recommended routines taught allows the coin to be squished and WHAM it drops straight into the spectator's awaiting hands. (That is how we perform it in the shop.)
This product was added to our catalog on Monday 08 March, 2010.