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Call of Duty is bookies favourite for Christmas No.1

Odds of 3/1 for Activision shooter, Wrath of the Lich King at 150/1

Online bookmakers Paddy Power has begun taking bets on the Christmas number one, with Activision's Call of Duty: World at War the favourite to take the spot with odds of 3/1.

At the time of writing, EA's FIFA 09 has odds of 4/1, while Konami's rival Pro Evolution Soccer 2009 is 8/1.

Other big releases in the offering are Gears of War 2 at 8/1, Tomb Raider: Underworld at 33/1 and SingStar ABBA at 80/1.

At the furthest end of the scale are Blizzard's Wrath of the Lich King expansion for World of Warcraft at 150/1 and Resident Evil Zero at 250/1.

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Matt Martin: Matt Martin joined GamesIndustry in 2006 and was made editor of the site in 2008. With over ten years experience in journalism, he has written for multiple trade, consumer, contract and business-to-business publications in the games, retail and technology sectors.