An interactive "Game of Thrones" map powered by Leaflet, PostGIS, and Redis.
Visit https://atlasofthrones.com/ to explore the application.
Visit http://blog.patricktriest.com/game-of-thrones-map-node-postgres-redis/ for a tutorial on building the backend, using Node.js, PostGIS, and Redis.
app/- The front-end web application source.
public/- The compiled and minified front-end code.
server/- The Node.js API server code.
data_augmentation/- A collection of scripts to augment the shapefile data with summary data scraped from various wikis.
geojson_preview- A simple html page to preview geojson data on a map.
To setup the project, simply download or clone the project to your local machine and
You can find a SQL database dump here with all of the content pre-loaded and ready to be queried - https://cdn.patricktriest.com/atlas-of-thrones/atlas_of_thrones.sql
The only extra step is adding a
.env file in order to properly initialize the required environment variables.
Here's an example
.env file with sensible defaults for local development -
PORT=5000 DATABASE_URL=postgres://patrick@localhost:5432/atlas_of_thrones?ssl=false REDIS_HOST=localhost REDIS_PORT=6379 CORS_ORIGIN=http://localhost:8080
You'll need to change the username in the DATABASE_URL entry to match your PostgreSQL user credentials. Unless your name is "Patrick", that is, in which case it might already be fine.
npm run dev to start the API server on
localhost:5000, and to build/watch/serve the frontend code from
This app is 100% open-source, feel free to utilize the code however you would like.
The MIT License (MIT) Copyright (c) 2018 Patrick Triest Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions: The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software. THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.