Annual report pursuant to section 13 and 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

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Document and Entity Information (USD $)
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2012
Nov. 12, 2013
Jun. 29, 2012
Document And Entity Information      
Entity Registrant Name VICTORY ENERGY CORP    
Entity Central Index Key 0000700764    
Document Type 10-K    
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2012    
Amendment Flag false    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31    
Is Entity a Well-known Seasoned Issuer? No    
Is Entity a Voluntary Filer? No    
Is Entity's Reporting Status Current? No    
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company    
Entity Common Stock Shares Outstanding   27,563,619  
Entity Public Float     $ 23,012,225
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2012    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Trading Symbol VYEY