Cardinal is one of the 29 Animal Orbs available for players to find in the game, Castle Crashers.
- Cardinal is a B rank pet (B+).
- In the the later Behemoth game Battleblock Theater, he can eventually be unlocked as a Prisoner head, except without the feet.
- On the Xbox 360, players can unlock the Cardinal Animal Orb as a Prop for their Avatars by playing through the game.
- Cardinal, Zebra, and Beholder are the only Animal Orbs in the entire game that increase Magic.