I don’t have a problem with save scumming. It’s optional. And I can understand finding the dice rolling mechanic frustrating. If it would make hardcore players happy they can include some sort of Ironman mode that prevents quick loading.
“But his mind saw nothing of all this. His mind was engaged in a warfare of the gods. His mind paced outwards over no-man's-land, over the fields of the slain, paced to the rhythm of the blood's red bugles. To be alone and evil! To be a god at bay. What was more absolute?”