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I remember people calling them "free men" a lot. So when you did the 99-life trick where bounce on the turtle shells in Mario, we'd say you got "99 free men", while a 1-up mushroom was a "free man", and so on.
Here in Spain, back in the day, they were those weird parasites at the arcades who always said: ¿Me dejas un muñeco? That’ll roughly translate as : Can I have one...
Fuck this is pretty hard to translate muñeco is the masculine for doll but it doesn't make any sense. But what they wanted is to play 1up of your game.
Anyways apart of those people, I just called “a life”