|Carrera de la Vega|
|Also known as||
The Master of the Thousand Strike Spin
|Ship(s) captained or crewed|
|Behind the scenes|
Nolan North (voice)
- "Make your peace with God, gentlemen. You now face Don Carrera De La Vega. The master of the Thousand-Strike Spin!"
- ―Carrera de la Vega to Jack Sparrow and Will Turner[src]
- "What is THIS? Could two lone pirates have bested the pride of the Spanish Armada?"
- ―Carrera de la Vega to Jack Sparrow and William Turner[src]
Carrera de la Vega captured Jack Sparrow and William Turner as they made their way, with the HMS Interceptor, to Tortuga in search of a crew. They managed to severely damage Carrera's ship before Jack made his escape leaving Will behind to briefly serve time in a Spanish silver mine.
Due to Jack's elaboration of events, it is uncertain as to whether he ever met Don Carrera, or even if such a man existed.
Personality and traits
Carrera de la Vega was a smug man and relished the opportunity to catch a stolen British vessel or pirates. He was also very impressed by Jack Sparrow and Will Turner for managing to defeat his crew and destroy his ship, implicating he liked a challenge.
Equipment and skills
As a Spanish Navy officer, Carrera de la Vega was an accomplished swordsman. He was able to hold his own against Jack Sparrow and Will Turner. His specialty was his self-made move the Thousand Strike Spin. It was a very powerful move, strong enough to shatter the steel plates on the ship's mast.
Behind the scenes
- Carrera de la Vega was voiced by Nolan North in Pirates of the Caribbean: The Legend of Jack Sparrow.