Another archive game for me, but, thankfully, not seeing the visuals didn't harm me any.
I don't know that I would have accepted deferential instead of deference; the wording of the clue calls for the noun, not the adjective.
The dust TS surprised me, since there were two ways to get it (knowing the fourth part of a comet or knowing what Pledge is used for). Ballad going unanswered surprised me a bit, too (I didn't get it, either, but one of us should have).
I missed one each in interest, code, and peak, but got everything else in the first round. In DJ, I only ran superlative