Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Common Stock Transactions (Narrative) (Details)

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Common Stock Transactions (Narrative) (Details) (USD $)
12 Months Ended 1 Months Ended 0 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2014
Dec. 31, 2013
Dec. 31, 2014
Dec. 29, 2014
Proceeds from sale of common stock $ 1,600,000us-gaap_ProceedsFromIssuanceOfCommonStock       
Restricted common stock obligation for signing bonus 5,500,000us-gaap_CommonStockSharesSubscribedButUnissued   5,500,000us-gaap_CommonStockSharesSubscribedButUnissued  
Fair value of common stock issuable for employee signing bonuses (987,500)SPYR_CommonStockIssuableForEmployeeSigningBonuses       
Restricted Stock | Employment Agreement With Two Officers        
Employment agreement description    

In December 2014 the Company entered into an employment agreement with two officers effective February 2015. As part of the agreement, the Company agreed to issue a total of 5,500,000 shares of the Company’s restricted common stock as a form of signing bonus.

 
Restricted common stock obligation for signing bonus 5,500,000us-gaap_CommonStockSharesSubscribedButUnissued
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Fair value of common stock issuable for employee signing bonuses     987,500SPYR_CommonStockIssuableForEmployeeSigningBonuses
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Restricted Stock | Issued to two private accredited investors        
Shares issued for cash, shares       4,000,000us-gaap_StockIssuedDuringPeriodSharesNewIssues
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Proceeds from sale of common stock       $ 1,600,000us-gaap_ProceedsFromIssuanceOfCommonStock
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Shares issued, price per share       $ 0.40us-gaap_SharesIssuedPricePerShare
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