Nier tries to rescue the King of Facade by exploring the temple. Throughout the temple however, multiple blocks that made up Shahriyar for in their way and kidnapped both the King of Facade and Kainé for not following it's rules. When Nier reaches the depths of the temple, Shahriyar forms itself from the blocks and attacks him. After he defeats Shahriyar he finds the King and takes him back to Facade.
- Its name comes from the king of Persia, Shahriyar, that appears in The Arabian Nights.
- The blocks that make up Shahriyar resemble the Gargoyle Blocks from Drakenguard.