Given its crazed status in Japan, it’s little surprise that the Air Max 95 invaded popular culture with a vengeance. Even cool guy characters in teen-oriented manga wore a pair—not too much of a surprise given the volume of sport related titles (Slam Dunk anyone?) and the footwear-centric attention to detail from many artists. In the west, your leading character might have some skippies on to avoid a lawsuit, but these guys laced theirs in style.