1 HOUR SALE!

Reward Points

No points earned yet on current order.
Log in to see how many reward points you have already earned

Manufacturers

Manufacturer Info

AUREAS Playing Cards by Hyde

Price $20.00
Sale: $16.40

Add to Cart:
 Ready To Ship: Between May 29th and May 30th.
Quantity Limited - 4 left!
Ask a question
An intriguing deck based on special geometric proportions.

AUREAS Playing Cards is a fascinating deck inspired by the mathematical beauty of the Fibonacci Sequence and the Golden Ratio. Over a year in the making, AUREAS is produced by Italian magician Hyde and designed by Annalisa Storari and Kiran Kuruvithadam. Golden Ratio translates to "sectio aurea" in Latin. From that, the name "Aureas."

Hyde is an aeronautical engineering student and he has always been passionate about math. With that, he wanted to create a math-themed deck, by taking inspiration from the "golden ratio." This is a geometrical feature that derives from math and is found both in nature and arts. Using proportions that come from the golden ratio in arts is perceived subconsciously as beauty.

"I wanted to create something different from the usual, as you know my mathematical vein is always evident in the things I do. I decided to create a deck that was based on that. Also, I wanted to put a personal touch on it, so in addition to using math, I used the golden proportions to create special Rubik Cubes as the Jokers, which can also be used for magic effects."
- Hyde

Inside, there are many secrets to discover within the design, such as the use of "phi" or the golden number, and the fact that the pips have been redesigned using the golden ratio geometry.

Crafted for the magician in mind, the Aces have been enlarged to be more visible for productions, and the courts are standard but slightly recolored to maintain familiarity with the spectators.

As Hyde mentioned, the Jokers depict a Rubik's Cube (Hyde performs mostly with cards and cube-magic), and you can see that the single "wedges" again follow proportions dictated by the golden ratio.

Everyone will enjoy this deck, especially lovers of mathematics!



This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 23 May, 2018.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
Click here to ask a question.

There are currently no any question about this product.


Ask a question about the AUREAS Playing Cards by Hyde





Monthly Achievement!

Spend $300 or more and earn $30.00 credit!
Spent: $0.00 out of $300
Login to Activate
(Click for rules and details)

Testimonials

Best magic site to order from...

I ordered Yigal Mesika's Tarantula, free shipping, it was shipped on a Wednesday, and I got it that Friday. Shipping is fast, MJM is easy to deal...
Read More ->


Great Service, Deals, and Shipping

MJM is the best magic supplier there is! My order arrived in just a few days, and now I'm getting 10% percent off on all of my purchases. MJM has...
Read More ->


The trick is Magma -

Thank you Brandi!!! For me, the video left out key instructions. Brandi M. was a terrific help. Her customer service was the best! She responded to...
Read More ->