Mega Man Legends is Hayao Miyazaki

...along with every other game, according to a recent 1UP feature written by Jeremy Parish. As part of the site's week-long cover story about "How Comics Shaped Games," Parish takes a special look at the influence of Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki and how-- despite rare involvement with games himself-- his work has inspired many a video game title, from Square's Final Fantasy II to SEGA's Skies of Arcadia and Valkyria Chronicles to Capcom's Mega Man Legends series.

Check out the article for yourself here and see what other games have felt Miyazaki's influence and how.