Heretic of The Seventh Circle
Sure, it surpasses it, but barely, and without EA, it would fall dramatically behind.Lets see . . .
Most basic damage cantrip. No riders that might cause confusion: Fire Bolt
Damage at level 11: 3d10, or 17ish.
Extra attack with a longbow (closest equivalent). Assume stat at 20 but not magic or other bonuses.
Damage at level 11: 2d8+10, or 19ish.
So it looks like we're both wrong. Extra attack at level 11 doesn't stay level with cantrip damage. It surpasses it.
but that is the intended trade off. Higher At Will damage vs versatility and at Will magical damage.