The NOC Original Series by House of Playing Cards was designed to work with a wide range of different card tricks. It is available in five vibrant colors. blue, red, yellow, green, and even a sleek looking black! This deck of playing cards are specially marked for suit. This means you can easily tell at a glance if a specific card is a club, heart spade, or diamond, by carefully, yet quickly reading the small secret marking system on the back.
Of course, the subtle markings on the back of these playing cards aren’t for trouncing your friends the next time you host a Friday poker night. They truly lend themselves to a wide range of performances and magic tricks.
Also known as a “Trick Deck” you can use it for tricks where you replicate the effect of having X-ray vision. This can even open doors for a modified version of the Swami or carefully cutting to specific cards in a deck or as part of a shuffle gimmick.
Some card magicians will intermix a marked deck and stacked deck to further foil skeptics who try to divine the secret of how the card trick works. As your skills evolve these marked decks can also be repurposed for mentalism routines as well.