I gave up trying to get it to work.
I need to know more about doing super basic things in Unity.
Like setting up a scene, adding the right sort of layers, adding the player object and the sort of basic settings you need it to function in a 2D game? …
Okay, so I went back through the tutorial all over again, only this time in a new project as intended. (However, I didn't re-make the schematics manually, I just opened the "Finished" versions, then saved new copies).
However, I am running into the…
Yeah, I'm stupid.
Click Open. Click on file. Press "Select Folder". Bam, it loads everything.
My trouble was that I created a new project and was trying to open the tutorial from inside the new project...somehow.