The Cardinal is the latest line of projectile weapons. The wide fins provide more stability and accuracy compared to the Valkyrie. Its greater accuracy cause more damage.
The Cardinal is a level 95 exclusive weapon for Ultimecia, providing +290 HP, +62 Attack, +1 Defense, and EX Force Absorption +20%. It can be acquired from the shop by trading 29,570 gil, Valkyrie, Lapis Lazuli x5, and Lithe Crystal x3.
The Cardinal returns as a level 90 exclusive weapon for Ultimecia, providing +287 HP, -70 Bravery, +63 Attack, +1 Defense, and EX Force Absorption +5%. It can be obtained from the shop by trading 158,000 gil, Valkyrie, Electrum, and Witch's Dream x5.
Cardinals, in the family Cardinalidae, are passerine birds found in North and South America.