Archive for the 'Awesome' Category

It Is Christmas Time!

Posted by Michael on November 29th, 2018

Some things just scream Christmas… The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, Charlie Brown Christmas, Bing Crosby movies and around iTricks it is always Ryan Joyce squaring off against an evil Christmas tree in Magician vs Magic of Christmas.

Now that you have less than a month until the big day, enjoy our little iTricks Christmas magic tradition.

Sometimes It Is All About Picking Your Audience

Posted by Michael on November 28th, 2018

Justin Flom is a master magician… put that does not just mean his has technical skills or charisma. He knows all the important little things about magic, like picking the right audience!

Clowns, Magic And Magicians

Posted by Michael on November 16th, 2018

It’s Video Friday! We are starting the day with an important case study from Magical Matty. He and his suspiciously similar looking clown pal Soda-Pop McBop (they must be related) are comparing how a clown magician and a “real magician” (their words, not mine… I don’t want a bunch of letters from angry and offended clowns) might perform an effect.

Art Of Play Promo Getting Attention

Posted by Michael on November 13th, 2018

This short promo film for Dan and Dave Buck’s Art Of Play received a write up in Ad Age this week. The film was overseen by Art Of Play’s Director of Puzzles and Games Adam Rubin and directed by Homer Liwag.

Robot VS Copier [It Ain't Magic But...]

Posted by Michael on November 9th, 2018

‘Round these parts we love magic, but we also like other stuff. Like technology and crazy dreamers trying to make their dreams come true and science fiction and cartoons. So we LOVE the guys over at Megabots and we are big fans of their efforts to turn giant robot fighting into a sport at least as legit as stock car racing…. So enjoy their latest video, the first of their new webseries Crush It (where they use a giant robot to crush stuff). There is some brief NSFW language during the crushing but most is edited out.

Have a safe and awesome weekend everyone!

Eric Chien’s FISM Award Winning Act

Posted by Michael on November 2nd, 2018

2018 FISM Grand Prix Champion Eric Chien posted this video featuring his award winning act. What better way to cap off the week and kick off the weekend? Have a great and safe weekend everyone.

Enjoy!

Some Inspiration For Your Video Friday

Posted by Michael on November 2nd, 2018

The latest installment of Derek Selinger’s web series Magic Inspired focuses on how working in Las Vegas changed Derek’s life.