Originally Posted by Sir Pantalones
Pretty nerdy question, but going over the titles...
The Secret of Monkey Island was kinda about finding the secret of the island called Monkey Island.
LeChuck's Revenge was about LeChuck's revenge, simply.
The Curse of Monkey Island was about the Carnival of the Damned, pretty much.
Escape from Monkey Island was later on about just what the title said.
So, are the "tales of Monkey Island" the episodes or an in-game element?
He's only answered it a hundred times. Take a look a few pages back.