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X-act by Mike Kirby gets my vote.
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I'm not sure when these were released but I thought Il add them to the list.

1) Sixth Sense 2.5 (Although I have still not performed this to the world out there, I am still practicing it and it works pretty good. A bit over priced IMO but its good and it does the job)
2) The Extractor
3) Mental Killer by Max Krause (This thing is a gem if you have an iPhone!)

And a few more:

4) Psypher
5) Get Sharky
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I can't decide between the Real Secrets trick with the obviously fake receipts, the one with the fake looking toilet paper roll, or the one with the fake looking takeout menu.
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Ok so 2012 was really an exciting year for our art! There were a lot of quality products and just as many duds.

However my list is the top 3 that went into my shows and performances this year!

#1-Childsplay by Chris Congreave, Gary Jones and RSVP Magic. (I like this effect a lot and although the workings are simple, it packs a very strong punch and plays well for many venues)

#2-Knock'em Dead 2 by Peter Nardi and Alakazam Magic. (Again this is another winner for me in 2012 that I use ALL THE TIME. The instruction card idea is brilliant it makes sense and is very disarming and the spectator deals and is in control.... PERFECT PREDICTION IMO.)

#3-Flash by Chad Long. (I always loved the color changing knives just not the knives lol. This is perfect. Its commercial, easy, PACKS A HUGE PUNCH, Killer ending just absolutely brilliant.)

And above all else not really marketed tricks but LOVE the Penguin Magic Online Lectures. Learned a lot and really enjoy them... Looking forward to more...

Heres to 2013 being even bigger and better.

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1. TKO 2.0
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1. The Tiny Plunger
2. The Incredible Suit Jacket Escape
3. Redonkulous
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Sorry. I didn't realize it had to be released in 2012. In that case:
1. Tiny Plunger
2. X-act
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On 2012-12-06 07:26, IAIN wrote:
Why are people voting on products that they don't even own? that will mess with the data… don't vote on stuff that you think you should, just vote on things you've bought and performed with...

I agree and we are talking about 2012!!

Extractor came out in 2008 so hardly a contender
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1. Glance

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3. X-Act
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X-act - Mike Kirby

Where's Tom - Harry Anderson
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1) Deluxe Nest of Wallets
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Any card to any spectators wallet.
Nest of wallets
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Mental Killer

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PET by Richard Pinner
Deluxe Nest of Wallets
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Deluxe Nest of Wallets
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On 2012-12-18 23:41, saysold1 wrote:
1. GLANCE by Steve Thompson & Joshua Jay

2. MD Mini by Pro*ystic

3. SKYCAP by Luke Dancy

It's cool to see SkyCap on that list!

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Deluxe Nest of Wallet by Nick Einhorn
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Agree with the deluxe nest of wallets (which I bought recently on the strength of the popularity of this thread).

Stealth bag has been good too, though not sure if this was a 2012 release.
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1. Ignition
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3 Cinch *Can't remember if it came out 2012 but I got it last year and was one of my most performed tricks.*
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Okay Gang! 10 DAYS TO GO!

Here's the current rankings! It's a lot more work to tally all of this than it looks! So if someone could kindly recheck it all, I would greatly appreciate it...


1st Place:

Mike Kirby's "X-ACT"
Ignition by Chris Smith
Nick Einhorn's Deluxe Nest of Wallets

(3-Way tie with 14 votes each)


2nd Place:

TKO 2.0 by Jeff Kaylor

(8 votes)


3rd Place:

Promystic's "Evolution"
Spider Pen Pro By Yigal Mesika

(tied with 7 votes)


The Rest:

SkyCap by Luke Dancy, Paul Harris, Uday and company (6 votes)
Mark Bendell's "Bag 4 Life" (5 votes)
Max Krause's "Mental Killer" (5 votes)
GLANCE by Steve Thompson & Joshua Jay (4 votes)
"Stash" by Dan Harlan (4 votes)
PET by Richard Pinner (3 votes)
The Cooler (3 votes)
Paul Harris Presents Stitched by Alex Kolle (3 votes)
"Element 80" by Precept Magic (2 votes)
Tommy James "Nest of Boxes" (2 votes)
Magic smoke V2 (2 votes)
Houdini's Influence by Wayne Houchin (2 votes)
The Bar Cup Reloaded (2 votes)
Knock Em' Dead 2 (2 votes)
Steve Valentine's "Three" (2 votes)
Peter Loughran Creature Shock (2 votes)
The Hole by Peter Eggink (2 votes)
MD Mini (2 votes)
Genetics (2 votes)
Ultimate Self Working Card Tricks by BBM (2 votes)
Sixth Sense 2.0/2.5 (2 votes)
Flash by Chad Long (2 votes)

The Following have 1 Vote:

L.E.K. by subdivide studio
Will power by Bruce Bernstein
Some total deluxe Larry Becker
First Hand
The Growing Ring
Promystic's "eWallet"
"Finders Keypers"
Audio Transposition
Nick Wenger Flea Circus
Comeback Bee by Tommy James
Lopsided Cyclops by Tommy James
Hanky Panky
Cheque This
Zoran's Horror Finger
Sticky by Kevin Schaller and Oliver Smith
Sync by Jose Prager
Zodiac by Chris Ballinger and Birthday Detector by Chris Hare
3 by Eric Ross
Osterlind's Whispering Die
Jay Sankey's Third Eye
Mental Epic board by Osterlind
Banachek's Psychic Folio
Mind Pad 2 - Hugo Shelley
Knockout Prediction - Wayne Fox
Ritual by Dan Harlan
Espionage Wallet
Aes Goetia
Hedge Tarote
Mr. Dark's 5-Shot tarot
Card Surgery
The Nematode
Devil Device
Ben in a Basket
Rubik Nightmare
Childsplay by Chris Congreave, Gary Jones and RSVP Magic
Tiny Plunger
Where's Tom - Harry Anderson
Any card to any spectators wallet
Get Sharky

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Just one vote:

Evolution by Promystic
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