The PS4 version coming to the US and Europe will be a physical release only in the form of the Big Idea Edition, which includes an art book, poster, pin set and soundtrack CD.
Previously confirmed for release in Japan both physically and digitally, the PS4 version of the game features a new easier difficulty mode.
The Big Idea Edition will also be released for Switch in North America this spring.
So far Gear Project has resulted in HarmoKnight, Pocket Card Jockey, Tembo the Badass Elephant and Giga Wrecker, all of which released after 2012.
Programmer and director Masayuki Onoue told VGC in 2019 that by taking breaks from the flagship Pokémon series, Game Freak’s creators can return to the franchise “refreshed” and improve the series with experience gained on other projects.