Kingdom Hearts II features a world based on Pirates of the Caribbean, "Port Royal", taking place during the events of the first film, with movie characters such as Jack Sparrow, Elizabeth Swann, Will Turner, and Captain Barbossa making appearances. In the first visit, the story is directly copied from the film, but partially modified to fit the Kingdom Hearts II storyline, shown with the inclusions of Sora, Donald Duck, Goofy and Pete. The second visit focuses more on Organization XIII's activities in Port Royal, as well as Sora, Jack, Donald and Goofy's first encounter with Luxord.
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End was released on May 22, 2007 and was based on the film of the same name which was released on May 25, 2007. It was the first game in the series to be released for a seventh generation console.
Kingdom Hearts III features the return of the world of Pirates of the Caribbean based on the third movie with some features from the second film. Jack Sparrow returns as a Party member. Will Turner, Elizabeth Swann and Hector Barbossa return while Joshamee Gibbs, Tia Dalma, Cutler Beckett and Davy Jones make their debut in the series.
Two series of young reader books have been printed as prequels to the first film:
One young reader book was made as a prequel to the fifth film:
The Brightest Star in the North: The Adventures of Carina Smyth by Meredith Rusu
Several additional works have been derived from the franchise:
In 2000, Pirates of the Caribbean: Battle for Buccaneer Gold, opened at DisneyQuest at Florida's Walt Disney World Resort. The attraction allows up to five players to board a virtual pirate ship and attempt to sink other ships with water cannons.
Ron Gilbert often has said that the Monkey Island computer game series was the inspiration for Pirates of the Caribbean (especially upon seeing the second movie), although he has said that he mainly got his inspiration from Tim Powers' book On Stranger Tides (which later inspired the fourth film in the franchise). Within both the film and the Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge adventure game is a key-carrying dog named Walt, whose name is a nod to Walt Disney and whose appearance is based on the jail scene from the rides.
A Pirates of the Caribbean board game Monopoly is manufactured by USAopoly.
A Pirates of the Caribbean version of the board game The Game of Life was developed.
A Pirates of the Caribbean version of the board game Battleship is produced by Hasbro under the title of Battleship Command.
Pirates of the Caribbean was the name of a team participating in the 2005–2006 Volvo Ocean Race. Their boat was named the "Black Pearl."
A Pirates of the Caribbean multiplayer online game was released by Disney on October 31, 2007.
The British melodic hard rock band Ten have released an album entitled Isla de Muerta, the title of which is about the legendary island of the series.