A good way to record console gameplay?

So recently i've been having this urge to make a GTA gaming channel, and i'm using my ps3. I was on youtube figuring out how to record console gameplay, and pretty much all of them required tons of steps and/or a video card. But I was thinking, could I hook up my ps3 to a laptop using the HDMI cord, record... show more So recently i've been having this urge to make a GTA gaming channel, and i'm using my ps3. I was on youtube figuring out how to record console gameplay, and pretty much all of them required tons of steps and/or a video card. But I was thinking, could I hook up my ps3 to a laptop using the HDMI cord, record the screen using a screen recorder, talk to my friends through skype(much more clear), record the audio, and edit the audio in? Would that be a good way to record it? And is there any other way that would be easier?
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