|Country of Birth||United States|
|Birthday||November 10, 1992|
Kaiss "Kaiss" Faraj is an American player for Mentality Esports. Born in Libya but raised in the United Kingdom and United States, Kaiss has played for teams like Lethal Gaming, Atria United, and his flagship team - Team Solstice. Kaiss is also an amateur MMA fighter competing under the name Kaiss "Cinnamon" Faraj.
Kaiss began his career attending MLG Raleigh 2011 on W3G Balance placing 27th. He would later attend MLG Orlando 2011 on Fraggin Foreigners placing 15th and forming a duo with veteran player PreDevoNator. They would both attend the MLG Providence Championships 2011 and place 14th. After the Championships, Kaiss rejoined with veteran player MuNoZ forming Severance alongside Devon, FilthyG and Gabriel. Gabriel had been known to captain all of the Severance rosters leading up to this. They would place 13th-16th respectively at the MLG Winter Championship 2012, solidifying their semi-professional status during Halo Reach.
Halo 5: Guardians
After years of not attending any events, Kaiss returned to competition, joining Team Solstice alongside Xrossfade, Blaze, and team captain Stress. Blaze and Stress had just won EGLX 2016, taking place in Canada, and had set their sights on 2050 Chattanooga. They finished top 16 at the event, failing to emerge from Pool Play. Making a minor team change, the squad would go ahead and pick up Top Ducky to replace Blaze. The squad would then attend the next event in the season, HCS Orange County 2016. They placed top 12 at this event, marking an improvement.