Lego Pirates of the Caribbean is a Lego theme that is based on the film series of the same name. There are a total of 9 sets that are known. The first wave was released on May 2011 with the second wave coming out on November 2011. In November 2010, it was officially announced by Lego that the video game Lego Pirates of the Caribbean: The Video Game was in production. It was released on May 10, 2011 in North America. The series acts as a thematic replacement for the popular Lego Pirates theme, featuring many of the same elements.
The first main release included eight sets. The largest of the eight sets was "Queen Annes Revenge" which included 1094 pieces and nine minifigures. In addition to the first release of sets four polybag sets were released in 2011 as promotions in various countries around the world and a battle pack which included five minifigures was released around the same time as the main sets. In October Lego released the second wave which included only one set, "The Black Pearl" which includes 804 pieces and six minifigures. All sets will be based on the films The Curse of the Black Pearl, Dead Man's Chest, At World's End and On Stranger Tides.
Lego have also released accompanying products branded under the Pirates of the Caribbean theme. These include a magnet set consisting of the Jack Sparrow, Hector Barbossa and Gunner minifigures each attached to a magnetized brick and three key chains with a key chain attached to the minifigures of Jack Sparrow, Elizabeth Swann, and Hector Barbossa. They have also released two clocks in the shape of the Jack Sparrow and Hector Barbossa minifigures and two watches based on Jack Sparrow and Hector Barbossa which both include a minifigure.
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