This week's exciting installment of Nintendo download service updates sees two new titles ready for consumption and primed to consume your dollars. WiiWare and creepy-crawly fans can look forward to taking a bite out of The Very Hungry Caterpillar's ABC's, while those of a more handheld mindset (or indeed handset for that matter) can go sky-high with Balloon Kid on the Nintendo 3DS eShop Virtual Console.
Title: The Very Hungry Caterpillar's ABC's
Price: 800 Wii Points
Taking inspiration from the children's learning book, The Very Hungry Caterpillar's ABC's helps young players to learn the alphabet via picture-word association. There are also drawing sections, colouring segments and a whole lot of learning to be had.
Title: Balloon Kid
System: Game Boy (Virtual Console)
Proving that you're never too young to take to the skies, Balloon Kid, gamers take on the role of young Alice, who is on a perilous mission to rescue her brother, who has been swept away by clouds. You will have to navigate a variety of dangers, collect balloons and run the risk of being locked in combat with enemies on the ground in order to save your sibling.