Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information (USD $)
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2014
Mar. 31, 2015
Jun. 30, 2014
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, 2014    
Amendment Flag true    
Amendment Description The purpose of this Amendment No. 1 to Victory Energy Corporation’s (the “Company”) Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2013, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 14, 2014 (the “Form 10-K”), is solely to (i) make certain revisions to correct certain non-material omissions in Item 11 (Executive Compensation), (ii) make certain revisions to correct certain errors in the index to exhibits in Item 15, (iii) add the date, which was inadvertently omitted, to the Consent of Marcum LLP, which is being refiled as Exhibit 23.1, (iv) make a non-material revision to the notes to the consolidated financial statements of the Company for the year ended December 31, 2012, as well as a corresponding revision to the Extensible Business Reporting Language, and (v) add Exhibit 10.10, Exhibit 23.2 and Exhibit 23.3 that were inadvertently omitted from the Form 10-K. Pursuant to Rule 12b-15 under the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, new certifications of our principal executive officer and principal financial officer are being filed as exhibits to this Form 10-K/A-1.    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31    
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company    
Entity Public Float     $ 6,147,833dei_EntityPublicFloat
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   29,202,826dei_EntityCommonStockSharesOutstanding  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2014    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Trading Symbol VYEY