Pirates of the Caribbean theme was based off the original movie series. The newest POTC movie (Dead Men Tell No Tales) can also be found in this current category. POTC was originally licensed to a competing company from the years 2006 and 2007. Lego did not officially have sets for sale until 2010-2011 and continue until 2017.
Rumour is when was initially announced, Lego would include a Jack Sparrow minifigure into Prince of Persia sets as a teaser.