Nike teamed up with famed stop-motion studio Laika to create the Missing Link x Air Max 1 ‘Susan.’ released to celebrate the film. Missing Link. Inspired by Mr. Link. the movie’s main character. the shoe’s Pacific Northwest-style look includes a mix of striped. plaid. and woven textiles. Designed with the help of animator Michael Berger. the shoe’s midsole includes a leather-wrapped finish. with a visible Air unit in the heel for cushioning.