Development Stories

Behind-the-scenes information about how the creative team at Tenyo comes up with the amazing ideas behind our masterpieces of magic. See how a trick is developed from the first basic idea through all the intricacies of the design and finally to manufacture and distribution to magic stores. This will be a real inspiration for budding magic inventors.

T-number name designer year
T-203 SALT CUPS Toru Suzuki 2001
T-202 PRISON BOX Angelo Carbone 2001
T-201Discon. MYSTERY CHINA BOX Tomoyuki Shimomura 2001
T-200Discon. UNDERCOVER CUBE Petrick & Mia 2001
T-191Discon. THE CUTTING EDGE Toru Suzuki 1999
T-190Discon. BIO SHOCK Kenichi Komiya 1999
T-189Discon. MONEY SHREDDER Shigeru Sugawara 1999
T-188Discon. LUCKY RABBIT Tomoyuki Shimomura 1999
T-187Discon. MINI-MORPHOSIS Angelo Carbone 1998
T-186 ANTIGRAVITY ROCK Lubor Fiedler 1998
T-185Discon. PUZZLING QUEEN Toru Suzuki 1998
T-184Discon. POP-UP CARD Tomoyuki Shimomura 1998
T-183Discon. IMPOSSIBLE PEN Lubor Fiedler 1997
T-179 TRISECTOR Toru Suzuki 1996
T-177Discon. PHANTOMA Tomoyuki Shimomura 1996
T-175Discon. THE UNUSUAL SUSPECTS Tomoyuki Shimomura 1996
T-173Discon. EYE OF THE IDLE Tomoyuki Shimomura 1995
T-172 INVISIVLE ZONE Lubor Fiedler 1995
T-169 ZONE INFINITY Atsushi Fukano 1994
T-166 OH! NO Toru Suzuki 1994
T-165Discon. CRYSTAL PYRAMID Tomoyuki Shimomura 1994
T-164Discon. METAL MATRIMONY Hiroshi Kondo 1994
T-160Discon. FANTASTICA Michiaki Kishimoto 1993
T-155 CRYSTAL CLEAVER Toru Suzuki 1992
T-146Discon. CLEAN CUT Hiroshi Kondo 1990
T-134 VAULT-VISION Hiroshi Kondo 1988
T-110 ZIZ ZAG CIG Hiroshi Kondo 1981
T-108 SOFT COINS Keiji Takahashi 1981
T-87Discon. SQUEEZE PLAY Shigeru Sugawara 1977
T-72 FLASH DICE Takuya Yoshizawa 1976
T-69 DYNAMIC COINS Hiroshi Kondo/
Shigeru Sugawara