Stats DB


  • Initial ideas and concepts: nEo-1664 and Brammers
  • Stats DB Coding: Brammers
  • THN-CPU Coding: nEo-1664
  • Pilot: nEo-1664
  • Stunt double for nEo-1664: nEo-1664
  • Observers provided by: NExT - A Division of Phoenix Ltd.
  • Thanks to Zoltan and the Neocron Support Team for the Neocron API.
  • Special thanks to all the players and GM's for keeping the faith and keeping Neocron alive.
  • No Neocron test servers were harmed in making this website.

Change Log

Version 3.1.1 - 23 August 2022

  • Removed Pluto from Stats DB recording.
  • Package updates.

Version 3.1.0 - 13 September 2022

  • Redesign of message handling within the Stats DB.
  • Updated population recording.
  • Dropped recording of pointless data (SectorCount, SectorsOnline, Latency etc) and removed data from the DB
  • Added ability to handle NCC servers. (Saturn will be added at a later date.)

Version 3.0.14-21 - 8-10 September 2022

  • Package updates and code fixes.
  • Patches for Titan should now be correctly tweeted.
  • Test server patches are no longer tweeted. An alternative solution will be in place in the future.
  • Updates to support Pluto.
  • Drop raw data DB. This was a 10G+ DB recording the raw Data from the API. Dropped as we had no use for it.
  • Add server navigation to some pages.

Version 3.0.13 - 28 August 2021

  • Package updates.

Version 3.0.12 - 4 April 2021

  • Fixes for handling unknown factions.
  • Package updates.

Version 3.0.11 - 28 March 2021

  • Updates for update recording additional rares stats.
  • Package updates.

Version 3.0.10 - 29 January 2021

  • Fixed broken link on THN CPU Tweets.
  • Improved and fixed A-Z sorting on killboard pages.
  • Lots of internal work to tidy the code up.

Version 3.0.9 - 25 January 2021

  • Fixed broken servers page.

Version 3.0.7-3.0.8 - 24 January 2021

  • Fix tweeting/update of patches.

Version 3.0.6 - 23 January 2021

  • Restored THN CPU Tweets for Outpost and clan changes.
  • Fixed Show URL Plot missing the domain name.
  • Removed FTP Patch checker.
  • Kills by zones are now limited to the latest 100 kills.
  • Kills by weapons are now limited to the latest 100 kills.

Version 3.0.4-3.0.5 - 12 January 2021

  • Fix endpoint data_all_active_clans
  • Updated rares recording.
  • Total rare parts is now back on the home page.
  • Removed some pointless rare part recorders.
  • Updated and fixed some rare part recorders.
  • Due to an issue with the @THNcpu Twitter account, Outpost and Clan updates are disabled until further notice.
  • Brammers once tweeted a picture of a bird.

Version 3.0.0-3.0.3 - 10 January 2021

  • Migrated to the Monolight Framework 5.
  • All endpoints have been updated and refactored.
  • All static content is now served from the CDN.
  • ...and lots of other small updates to the code.
  • Rares DB recording will return as a later date.
  • Backward compatibility break: All data URL's have moved. The locale part in the URL is now at the start of the URL. eg is now
  • Backward compatibility break: Dropped XML on all endpoints.
  • Backward compatibility break: Dropped JSONP on all endpoints.
  • Removed NeoCast - no longer used.
  • Dropped reporting of spambots (They were very boring)
  • Dropped support for Windows Phone Notifications
  • Brammers admits to having a hot drink while in lockdown.

Version 2.1.0 January 2016

  • Fixed: Issue with weapon name changes.
  • Fixed: Don't count Faction kills from Neofrag.
  • Added: Killboard from the last 7 days.
  • Added: Breakdown - Kills/Death by player.
  • Added: Breakdown - Kills by zone.
  • Added: Breakdown - Kills by weapon.
  • Added: A to Z runner list -
  • Added: A to Z zones list -
  • Added: A to Z weapons list -
  • Fixed: Faction relations showing "EU" for enemy. Thanks to Trivaldi for the bug report.
  • Added: Kill-board now process the Damage Region of a kill.
  • Updated: Faction relation of kill improved.

Version 2.0.0 November-December 2016

  • Code base and libraries brought upto date.
  • Updated server populations recording code.
  • Removed population display from all views and API points.
  • Introduced the THN Messaging API.
  • Revamped all recording code to be part of the THN Messaging API
  • Added recording for output from the NC Kills API.
  • Added code to process NC Kills data.
  • NC API processing is now Async

Version 1.4.9 26th October 2014

  • Fixed issue with the stats recorder locking up.

Version 1.4.8 24th October 2014

  • Fixed issue with the API not validating input params and returning a server 500 error.
  • Fixed issue with the API with invalid date params and returning a server 500 error.
  • Thanks go to aKe`cj for highlighting the issues.

Version 1.4.7 5th October 2014

  • Updated THN template for future mobile support (Currently experimental)
  • ... and the usual framework/package updates.

Version 1.4.6 22nd August 2014

  • Fixed SOAP client's incorrect handling of single element arrays breaking the Server populations.
  • Add new QoS monitoring - public viewable stats will be added at a later date.

Version 1.4.5 7th August 2014

  • Fixed issues with the patch notification service.
  • Added Authoritative parameter to the server update API service - defaults to true.
  • Add new service to monitor the FTP server for patch updates. (Done on an hourly basis)
  • Multiple patch messages for the same server will no longer appear - only the latest patch version is now shown.

Version 1.4.4 3rd August 2014

  • No new features or changes to the stats DB. Just a new common user authentication bundle was added for testing.

Version 1.4.3 21st July 2014

  • Fixed issues with new clans.
  • Fix issues with patch tweeting service.
  • Improved the Event/Messaging system to send patch, server offline and other messages to the whole of the THN.
  • Brammers says "Everything is awesome!"

Version 1.4.2 12th July 2014

  • Tidy up more of the ORM layer and remove dead code
  • New page - Show server patch history
  • A few API URL's where renamed:
  • API URL - api/data/en/servers_meta.js|json is now api/data/en/servers-meta.js|json
  • API URL - api/data/en/all_active_clans.js|json is now api/data/en/all-active-clans.js|json
  • Fixed and overhauled the THN's NC API Client session handling for the Neocron 2 API.
  • Some say Brammers plays for the Fallen Angels Football Team

Version 1.4.1 8th July 2014

  • Updates to use the patch information from the Neocron API V2
  • Patch updates are now automatically recorded by the Stats DB for all active servers.
  • Patch updates are now tweeted on the THN Twitter account.
  • The next stats DB update will show the patch dates for all Neocron servers.
  • Brammers denies he owns a Brazilian Football Shirt.

Version 1.4.0 5th July 2014

  • The ORM layer of the Stats DB has be overhauled and some early design issues fixed.
  • The usual Framework updates that no-one takes any notice of did happen in this release again.
  • Fixed wrong year shown on Peak server populations charts.
  • Neocron APIv2 Handling was improved.
  • Brammers denies he once got lost in Tech Haven when his compass didn't work.

Version 1.3.5 26th May 2014

  • New API added for Outposts - currently used by the Neocron Map project by AntiDot
  • The usual Framework updates that no-one takes any notice of did happen in this release.
  • Brammers denies that his Disruptor fires FIVE shots.

Version 1.3.1-1.3.4 9th May 2014

  • Windows Live Tile support - Added last outpost taken title.
  • Lots of images added to the titles
  • Permission to add the special NeoCrack picture as a live tile was denied.

Version 1.3.0 5th May 2014

  • The Stats DB now has Windows 8 live tile support
  • Updated to Monolight Framework 3.3 and Symfony 2.4
  • Revamped the caching/usage of the Neocron API token
  • The THN is now using a different Twitter package
  • The old THN forked, tweaked, updated and working versions of TwitterOAuth and FOSTwitterBundles are available on GitHub and Packagist
  • Stats DB now uses Composer for deployment - See if you are interested.

Version 1.2.11 24th November 2013

  • Minor update release for Framework changes and DB access changes.

Version 1.2.10 26th October 2013

  • This is a minor bugfix release.
  • Fixed API issues with missing CSS files.
  • Added missing stat on clan pages - most ops held.
  • Updated database layer for Rares Stats DB.
  • My name is not BrAmmers.

Version 1.2.9 13th October 2013

  • This is a minor bugfix release.
  • Fixed recording of outposts when no clan owns the op.
  • Fix update of clan stats for new clans.

Version 1.2.8 5th October 2013

  • Fixed Biotech Systems Faction not showing
  • Split rares parts totals recorded into 2 jobs to record the following stats from the THN Rares DB.
  • 1st Rares totals parts records just the total number of parts as shown on the front pages each hour.
  • 2nd Rares totals parts now records the following each hour:
  • - Total rare parts.
  • - Total rare parts from active users over the following time frames: 24 hours, 7 days, 30 days, 60 days and 90 days.
  • - Total rare parts grouped by L,T,E and MC5 E parts.
  • - Total rare parts grouped by L,T,E and MC5 E parts from active users over the following time frames: 24 hours, 7 days, 30 days, 60 days and 90 days.

Version 1.2.7 28th September 2013

  • This is a minor bugfix release.
  • Fixed broken servers page.
  • Fixed missing day from spambot charts.
  • Fixed missing divid param bug.
  • Fixed recording of rares stats not being done at midnight UTC.
  • Fixed mis-recorded data.
  • Enhanced total parts recording to count parts from active users with the last 1,7,30,60,90 days.

Version 1.2.6 22nd September 2013

  • Added Single Faction Relation table.
  • Fixed some IE issues.
  • Some updates and improvements to the code.
  • Added page to highlight available data feeds.
  • Revamped the server dropdown list to reflect available data.
  • Revamped the date selections to reflect available data.
  • Clans data are now available via the API.
  • Revamped the clans page to allow selection by server and faction.
  • Added static data API to assist 3rd party clients.
  • Removed all servers populations plot.
  • Rares DB stats:Current rares totals from the Rares DB is now on the main page.
  • Rares DB stats:Displaying of stats will be in a later release.
  • Rares DB Stats:Recording of all Rares DB stats reduced from hourly to once per day.
  • Rares DB Stats:Total parts in the rares DB is still recorded every hour.
  • Rares DB Stats:Users now records active users within the last 24 hours and 7,30,60,90 days
  • Rares DB Stats:Removed excessive Rares DB stats data.

Version 1.2.5 12th August 2013

  • Framework maintenance release.
  • Google Analytics added.
  • Twilight Guardian Graphics updated.

Version 1.2.4 28th July 2013

  • This is a minor bugfix and Framework update release.
  • Fixed double listing of Titan on front page.
  • Updated PHP and Framework.

Version 1.2.3 23rd July 2013

  • This is a minor bugfix release.
  • Outpost Travel Adviser: Fixed GrFr setting with Neutral runners.
  • Outpost Travel Adviser: Fixed Clan runners not being correctly listed.
  • Outpost Travel Adviser: Fixed Bonus for Fortress.
  • Added page to list all API functions.
  • Updated NeoCast URL.

Version 1.2.1-1.2.2 19th July 2013

  • This is a minor bugfix release.
  • Outpost Travel Adviser: Fixed GR-All for LE'ed runners.
  • Outpost Travel Adviser: Fixed Open GR's for clanned runners own ops.
  • Outpost Travel Adviser: Fixed listing of ops with bonus.
  • Fixed offline red colour.
  • Added IE10 Windows 8 Pin Site icon.
  • Improved the way Facebook links to the Stats DB.

Version 1.2.0 15th July 2013

  • New feature: Outpost Travel Adviser.
  • Faction names updated.
  • Replaced JS and JSON serialiser with a simpler solution.
  • Fixed an error with the outpost pages for Terra and Mars.
  • Fixed a load of issues related to the Framework updates.
  • Cookies tweaked, extra choc-chip added, but quantity of cookies reduced.

Version 1.1.13 1st July 2013

  • A round of framework updates.
  • Fixes for compatibility with the new framework.
  • No new features in this release.

Version 1.1.12 24th June 2013

  • 404 pages now works properly.
  • The tweetbot now works again.
  • A lot of framework and package updates.
  • ProTip: Do not double-click to launch a revenge drone.

Version 1.1.11 29th May 2013

  • Fixed issues with new clan discovery.
  • Updated NeoCast graphics - Thanks goes to Slagathor for the artwortk.
  • Minor tweak to the JQuery UI graphics.
  • Minor tweak to the inactive clans messages.
  • Tech Haven really does have 3 entrances.

Version 1.1.10 19th May 2013

  • This release is an update for all the JQuery and JS libs.
  • Tweaked the colours on the graphs.
  • There are no new features in this release.
  • That's a pretty gun...OW!

Version 1.1.9 17th May 2013

  • Framework update release.
  • Updates for NeoCast.
  • Added new peak populations barchart with selectable date range.
  • Yes I do PvP, just I'm the one who prefers to hit the floor first, but you usually beat me to it...

Version 1.1.8 13th May 2013

  • Fixed clan listing pages not working for Terra, Mars and Mercury.
  • Fixed test servers missing from front page.
  • Added outposts held and last activity to the clan listing pages.
  • Added support for Neocast Broadcasting status.
  • Outpost pages now show defeated clan and faction status.
  • Removed outpost page that shows all servers and clans.
  • This change log is dedicated to my PE, who's resists totally suck.

Version 1.1.5, 1.1.6 and 1.1.7 - 5th-7th May 2013

  • Updated the framework that runs the Stats DB as it's one of those things that should be done.
  • Split the Common and Neocron API packages to their own GIT repositories.
  • Added translations for German dates.
  • New option on Graphs to generate a URL to allow easy linking.
  • Servers Terra and Mars are now hidden.
  • Hidden the All Servers Graph, since it's pointless.
  • Added Apple Touch Icons (Semi-tested - since I don't own Apple Hardware)
  • The THN-CPU and THN admins can now override the online/offline status.
  • Clan list pages now display a list of active and inactive clan.
  • All outpost changes now list whether the clan is hostile, neutral or friendly.
  • A load of new stats are available on each clan page.
  • A faction relations table is available.
  • Fixed a a few spelling mistakes. (1.1.6)
  • Fixed broken URL's (1.1.7)
  • Fixed passing of params in URL (1.1.7)
  • ˙oʇ ʇuǝʍ oƎu ǝɹǝɥʍ ssǝnƃ ɹǝʌǝu llıʍ no⅄

Version 1.1.4 - 2 March 2013

  • Updated the framework that runs the Stats DB.
  • Added server retail/test info to RSS/JSON server feeds.
  • Added server patch level to RSS/JSON server feeds.
  • Filter options added to the news page for clans, outpost changes and security changes.
  • Fixed a graph due to a IE "bug".
  • Blamed Tubby as it's always his fault.
  • Brammers apologised to the Pluto Planet Society for misspelling Sedna.

Version 1.1.3 - 27 Jan 2013

  • New graph: Successful outpost takeovers.
  • New graph: Withdrawal checklist symptoms - Credit/Blame goes to phunqe for inspiring us.
  • Table sorting options added to Clan, Outpost and fight history on outpsot pages.
  • Added extra control to the stats recorder.
  • Fixed Devereaux Fortress data so it really is listed as a Fortress.
  • Fixed some API value mapping issues.
  • Blamed Delphi for no reason whatsoever.
  • Neocrack addiction scales adjusted due to excessive usage by some runners...namely phunqe

Version 1.1.2 - 23 Jan 2013

  • Graphs now plot default data when first loaded.
  • Standardised the server status tables for the Stats Website and API feed.
  • Reverted change from 1.1.1. Servers player numbers are recorded regardless of server status.
  • Unknown or offline servers are displayed with a zero player count.
  • Updates and cleanup of URL generation
  • Missing validations added to peak bar-charts
  • Fixed issues with Neocron API client when Neocron API is not available.
  • Fixed issues with Neocron API client making unneeded calls to Neocron API. (Opps Sorry Zoltan!)
  • Updated and revamp server info API feeds so that nEo-1664 can pick the servers he wants for his THN-CPU bot.
  • There was cake, but Biglines said it was a lie!
  • Attempted to paint my HH Wheeler V2 red.

Version 1.1.1 - 14 Jan 2013

  • New barchart added: Peak server populations by month
  • New barchart added: Peak server populations by year
  • A few CSS tweaks on the Clan information page.
  • Fixed: URL generation on feeds.
  • Fixed: Offline servers are recorded as zero players regardless what the API tries to claim.
  • New year celebrated! Fixed the year in the last change log.
  • Attempted to fit Observers with JATO's. The JATO's did work, but left the observers behind.

Version 1.1.0 - 12 Jan 2013

  • Data API re-write to allow for future expansion and better validation.
  • Change log added.
  • Added change language links at the bottom of the page. (Note: DE translations not yet available.)
  • New page: Graphs and plots - allows access to all graphs and plots
  • New Graph: Server population (Same as Graph on server pages but you can set a start date and server)
  • New Graph: Server population - All servers (Same as Graph on All servers page but you can set a start date)
  • Internal: News table revamped. (Yes this line probably make no sense.)
  • New feature: Outpost security recording added
  • Changes in the outpost security are reported on the news page and the news RSS feeds. (Note: Security changes are current not tweeted at this time.)
  • Outpost security listed on all the show all outpost pages, and also individual outpost pages.
  • All data in RSS feeds now are wrapped with CDATA tags.
  • Fixed issues with missing zone names from API.
  • Server status now displays Unknown if the Stats DB is unable to get the data from the API.
  • Fixed update date being stuck at 10 Dec 2012 15:10 (UTC) on API feeds.
  • All outpost and faction graphics updated.
  • NEMA Photographer abducted and held hostage until photos of all Outposts was provided.
  • GM's treehouses discovered, and reported due to the rumour that it was exploiting the Laws of Physics.
  • Notable Injuries: When the pilot stunt double decided it would be a good idea to jump out of a moving Observer at height while completing aerial photography.

Version 1.0.0 - 11 Dec 2012

  • First official release.