Big Trick Energy is the new hidden camera magic show on truTV. The formula is pretty simple, 4 best friends and magicians set out to perform real world magic tricks on each other and the unsuspecting public. If you think about it, the show fits nicely in the truTV landscape. Landing somewhere between its two other hit shows – Impractical Jokers and The Carbanarro Effect.
To celebrate the launch of the new show the gang is setting out to break a Guinness World Record and they are looking to get fans involved.
On May 5th, the show will attempt to the record of creating, “The Largest Online Video Chain of People Performing a Magic Trick” and it’s pretty simple for people to participate in the madness.
There are a few easy rules to participate.
- The video needs to be vertical, showing your waist all the way up to the top of your face
- Only ONE person can be visible in the video
- Make sure to start the video with the cards off screen in your LEFT hand (OR from your left side) with the back of the card(s) (points to the back) facing toward the camera
- Perform the trick exactly as described/shown
- Pass the card off screen with your right hand (OR to your right side) with the back of the card facing the camera
- Upload it to TikTok with the hashtag #BigTrickTokChallenge
Here’s a video of Chris Ramsay explaining it all.
After all the videos are tallied, an announcement will be made and video montage of all the folks performing the trick. Get on it!