The first bird used in the game, he has appeared as a playable character in every version and episode of the game released so far, though he is not necessarily in all levels. In the Fuji TV exclusive episode: Sakura Ninja, Red Bird appears dressed as a ninja. This was the first time he has appeared in costume in any game and completely new game sprites were
Starting with Poached Eggs, Red Bird will be able to cause great damage to the weaker structures, but as the player advances through the levels and episodes, they soon discover that Red Bird doesn't have much strength compared to the other birds, and can usually only shatter about one long wood or glass block per turn.
Red Bird is useful through all levels, as he can be used to finish off areas that have been weakened by other birds.
The Red Bird has no special abilities whatsoever. When tapped or clicked, it will produce "Ca-Caw!" or "Gnaah!" cry, as with Big Brother Bird.