'The Near Future VI. Rescue' is part VI of X for the story song cycle of The Near Future. It is 1 minute, 17 seconds long and serves as yet another instrumental waypoint between lyrical songs in the song cycle. The track leads into 'The Near Future VII. Time To Fly'.
'The Near Future VI. Rescue' is an alternate take on the theme previously heard in 'The Near Future III. Battle'. It was revealed on August 31, 2013 through a blog post and a video on their official Facebook page which can be seen below. The early version from the Facebook page has an alternate time signature, but is otherwise identical to the final album version.