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The Magic Cafe Forums – Luke Jermay – Building Blocks Review

The first third of Building Blocks is devoted to Jermay’s description of the psychological techniques he uses to create inexplicable effects in the minds of his audience. Again, a good job you’ve done, Luke! We need want no longer; Luke Jermay is here to fill our desires! Thanks James, That’s just what I’m looking for. A longer review can be found over at magicweek. Even if your not a mentalist, this book should be in every magical entertainer’s library. The best compliment we can give Luke Jermay’s superb Voyages hardcover, pages is that the quality of the material in this brand new book is as good as anything Luke has ever released.

With fresh presentations like these, I look forward to the future of our craft.

Building Blocks Extended by Luke Jermay

Many Thanks, Luke Jermay. Luke teaches us, through discussion and example routines, exactly how to use the Building Blocks of suggestive mentalism in our own performances. They are almost unable to physically move as they are stuck in a single moment of time.

Many of the effects are clever and creative and would probably appeal to magicians–notably, a routine in which a rose appears to wither under the weight of negative thoughts, and an effect in which an audience member is apparently able to see and describe the performer’s “aura. Showing the Most Helpful Newest. It contains techniques, which you have never dreamt of, but the best thing is: One in particular, I said when she would awake I would tell her what her dream was and no matter what I said, it would feel familiar and would be correct.


This is new for us: Luke Jermay was a consultant and designer for many Luke Jermay Average Rating: The book has fewer than pages, for pity’s sake! The bad news isn’t over yet. The only reason I give this book 4 stars is because of the wasted blank pages and large filler size font within the book.

Most of the routines have an effect that relies on standard conjuring techniques built into the script as well, so if the psychological cues don’t take, the entire endeavor is not an elaborate set-up without a pay-off. These are techniques and stratagies that will cause people to FEEL the experience of real magic.

Did we mention that the blindfold is real and that you genuinely can’t see a thing and you can do this anywhere anytime?!

This, coupled with his ground breaking applications of the four Convincers, is enough to transform and It is blockks clear that this material never passed through the hands of an editor. In fact the spectator’s intuition can even be shown as correct for each individual card as it is dealt!

Also, as with every book on the subject, it’s my opinion that you should buy it anyway. So much is left unsaid, so many issues left unaddressed.

Luke, let me add my voice to the chorus for your book! Wait until you see some of the effects he teaches. While we are on the subject of opinions, the performers who have proclaimed Building Blocks to be a work of unalloyed genius and a modern classic are, in my opinion, drastically overstating the case. But how, exactly, is one supposed to act on this advice?


See a site map. Building Blocks assumes nothing. Imagine yourself performing these routines: This, coupled with his groundbreaking applications of the four Convincers, is enough to transform and amplify your performances right away. Regards Peter Nardi http: I disagree only on one point you made In this important new volume, Luke has tipped the real work on using Suggestion Techniques.

Browse Magic Tricks We are not like other magic shops: This is the first time Luke has allowed any of his work to appear on film, and we are sure it will prove to be a real treat for magic lovers.

You identify the cards as “red” or “black” simply by waving your fingers underneath the cards You can spend it on anything you like at Penguin, just like cash.

Till this day, she believes whe genuinly dreamt about a lake with a bear on one side and a carnival on the other, with a boat floating in the air above the lake.

Imagine yourself performing these routines: We hope you found the magic tricks you were looking for! Luke’s applications are a must-have for all who would perform the ‘new magic’ and mentalism sweeping the minds and hearts of nermay public and modern peers. Here is the link to magicweek.